ROGERSVILLE — Joyce W. Collins, age 90, of Rogersville, went to Heaven on Thursday, April 11, 2019. She was born December 29, 1928.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gene T. Collins; son, Gene Allen Collins; and parents, Edd and Christine Wilson Boyd.

Survivors include her brother, Joe E. Boyd; sister, Ellen Boyd; several nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, and several cousins.

The family wishes to thank Signature Healthcare of Rogersville for their care of Joyce since 2009.

In keeping with Joyce’s wishes, no public funeral services will be held at this time and Joyce will have her body donated to science.

Christian-Sells Funeral Home is serving the family.

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