Troy Vernon Collier, 72, of Cabot died Thursday, June 7, 2012. He was born Jan. 27, 1940, in Cabot to Dewey and Geneva Haynie Collier. He was a member of Charity Baptist Church in Ward and worked for GTE for 30 years.

Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Wanda Hunt Collier; his children, Sonja Collier Martin and husband Jon of Cabot and Randy Collier and wife April of Little Rock; three grandchildren; three brothers, Harold Mundy and wife Dorothy of Austin, Wayne Collier and wife Eva Dell of Cabot and Richard Collier and wife Pat of Ward; and a sister, Doris Morris and husband Emmitt of Russellville.

A funeral was held Monday, June 11, 2012. at Mountain Springs Baptist Church in Cabot with the Rev. Keith Lewis officiating. Burial was in Mountain Springs Cemetery.

The family requests memorials be made to Charity Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 286, Ward, AR 72176 or Hospice Home Care, 2200 S. Bowman Road, Little Rock, AR 72211.

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