James Collins

Belton – James Lloyd Collins, 85, husband of Reba Frances Bagwell Ellison, of Cherry Street, died Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at AnMed Health Medical Cemter.


Born in Anderson County, James attended the Belton Church of God and was a 20 year retired veteran of the South Carolina National Guard. He retired from BASF.

Surviving in addition to his loving wife of 26 years of the home are: brother and sister-in-laws, Tom (Mary Jo) Bounds of Belton, and brother-in-law, Billy Bagwell of Anderson; sister-in-law, Jean Vaughn of Belton; nieces and nephews, Janet Page, Ricky Patton, Jimmy Vaughn, Steve (Tammy) Vaughn, Chris (Amanda) Jarard, and Jeremy (Tracey) Jarard; and great-nieces and great-nephews, Christian Vaughn, Jessica (Kobe) Baxley, Josiah Jarard, Justus Jarard, Ashlynn Vaughn, Madalyn Vaughn, Elizabeth Baxley, Judah Jarard, and Chole Jarard.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com

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