Terri Dale Collins, aged 58, of Ruleville, Mississippi, passed away on April 30, 2023, at her home in Ruleville. Terri was born on October 5, 1964, in Houston, Texas, to Charles Edward and Nellie Clarice Smith Collins. She graduated from Cleveland High School and attended cosmetology school in Houston, Texas. Terri worked in collections for a title loan company for several years before becoming a caregiver for her parents.
Terri was a member of the H.O.P.E. Church in Cleveland, Mississippi, and was a kind, gentle woman who loved her fur babies and enjoyed sharing stories. She will be deeply missed by her family and friends.
Terri was preceded in death by her mother, Nellie Clarice Collins, sisters Tammy C. Baker and Tonia C. Smith, and brother Donald Collins.
Terri is survived by her father, Charles Collins of Ruleville, Mississippi, brother Rex Collins (Ellen) of Cleveland, Mississippi, and a host of nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be held from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, at Cleveland Funeral Home, and again on Thursday, May 4, 2023, from 1:00 pm until the 2:00 pm Celebration of Life Funeral Service in the Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel. The burial will take place at Indianola Memorial Gardens. Reverend Crockett Kennedy will officiate the services.
Pallbearers are Chad Smith, Rex Collins, Chase Smith, Travis Baker, Michael Kitchens, Todd Cooper, and William Goff.
The service arrangements have been entrusted to Cleveland Funeral Home. Terri will be forever remembered in the hearts of those who loved her.