Mavis Collums

CJ-0507-OBIT-Collums-1KHOULKA – Mavis Barnett Collums, 71, died Saturday, May 3, 2014, at her home. She was born Dec. 26, 1942, to Fred Franklin Barnett and Emmie Gibson Barnett in Chickasaw County

She was a member of Thorn Church of God.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, May 4, at Thorn Church of God with Bro. Arnold Amason, Bro. Terry Rhodes and Danny Washington officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Houlka. Memorial Funeral Home of Houston is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors are her two daughters, Vicky Holder (Doug) of Vardaman and Betty Jean Shields of Houlka; one son, Arnold Gene Collums Jr. of Houlka; 10 grandchildren, James Glenn Tharp Jr., John Roy Tharp, Brittney Renea Tharp, Amy Collums, Wendy Shields, Crystal Shields, Jessy Ann Collums, Josey Marie Collums, Brandy Holder and Brittany Austin; 12 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Verna Dees of Kosciusko and Eveylen Pettit of Thorn; and one brother, Harvey Dale Barnett of Thorn.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Gene Collums Sr.; her parents, Fred and Emmie Barnett; one great-grandchild, Nathan Tharp; one brother, Adrian Barnett; and one sister, Pearlie Higginbotham.
Pallbearers will be John Roy Tharp, Jimmy Wayne Collums, Jack Hurst, Mike Collums, James Tharp Jr. and Billy Zane Clark Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dave Westmoreland Jr. and Nick Ruth.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Thorn Church of God.
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