Obituary of Verlon Collins
Verlon , 80, of Venice, FL and formerly of New Palestine, IN passed away on October 21, 2022. He was born on October 26, 1941 in Botto, Kentucky to his parents, Caleb and Susie Napier . He spent his career working as a heavy equipment operator and also work at Publix in Venice. Verlon was a member of First Baptist Church in Venice.
He is survived by his wife, Deanna Thompson of Venice, FL; his daughter, Susan (Clint Cross) of New Castle, IN; four brothers, Charles (Janet) of Georgia, Caleb (Ann) of Manchester, KY, Carl (Patricia) of Niceville, FL, and Wayne (Glenna) of Manchester, KY; three sisters, Ruby (John) Nightlinger of Lakeland, FL, Martha (Anthony) Cheek of Niceville, FL, and Bobbi Dean (Warren) Heatherly of La Follette, TN; and many nieces and nephews.
Verlon was preceded in death by his parents of Manchester, Kentucky; four brothers, C.B. of Manchester, KY, George (Deloris) of London, KY, Steve (Donna) of London, KY, and Roy (Vanda) of Manchester, KY; and two sisters, Gladys (John) Pease of Indianapolis, IN, and Betty (Roscoe) Bowling of Mt. Sterling, KY.
Services will be held at Frist Baptist Church in Venice, FL on November 1, 2022 with a visitation starting at 10am and a memorial service starting at 11am. Farley Funeral Home in Venice is in charge of arrangements.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Verlon Collins, please visit Tribute Store