Graveside services for Ewing Collins, 43, Dora, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Siloam Springs Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Collins passed away at 5:30 a.m., Thursday, April 25, 2019 near Twin Bridges, Missouri.
He was born November 22, 1975, at Kansas City, Kansas, to Everett Collins and Ruth Calhoon Collins. Ewing worked as a machine operator at Judd Enterprise. He previously worked as a mechanic with his Dad at their garage; after they retired from the garage in 2000, he moved to Dora to be near his parents and raise his kids. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors.
He is survived by four children, Emily, Newt, Sara and Shelby Collins; his mother, Ruth Collins; three sisters, Teena Collins, Pam Collins and husband, Jeff and Kim Collins; nieces and nephews, Winston, Leanna, Tiffany, Samantha and Nick; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
His father, one son, Kanyon, grandmother, Mary Schaffer and one nephew, Western Collins, preceded him in death.
Mr. Collins will lie in state from 5:00 until 9:00 p.m., Friday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.