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James Dean Collins

March 21, 1952 ~ April 12, 2018 (age 66)

James Dean Collins, age 66, of Pittsboro, died Thursday, April 12, 2018 at home.

James was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on March 21, 1952 to the late Dr. Dean Collins and Margaret Casey Collins.

Surviving relatives include his wife Marianne Collins, two sons; Zachary Cook of Pittsboro and Alex Cook of Pittsboro; daughter Jenni Stafford and husband Ben of Apex, grandchildren Tipp and Finn Stafford, brother John Collins and wife Sucha of Leesburg, VA, and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Memorial Service will be Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 11AM at Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation Griffin Chapel with Rev. John Gibson presiding. The family will receive visitors immediately following the service at their house.  

In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial contributions be made in James’s memory to American Heart Association 4217 Park Place Court Glen Allen, VA 23030-9979 or Wilsons Disease Association 1732 First Ave. #20043 New York, New York 10128.

Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation is honored to serve the Collins family.  

Donations may be made to:

American Heart Association
4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen VA 23060-9979

Wilsons Disease Association
1732 First Ave. #20043, New York NY 10128

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