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Rebecca S. Collins, 65, Columbus

Rebecca S. Collins, 65, Columbus, formerly of Brown County, passed from this life at 3:45 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013 at her home.

Mrs. Collins had been a homemaker and a home health care provider. She was a longtime member of Mt. Nebo United Methodist Church and later became a member of Calvary Community Fellowship Church of the Nazarene in Columbus. She was a loving wife and mother, and she was the world's best granny.

The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb.13 at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, 1029 Washington Street, Columbus, with Pastor David Ison officiating.

Family and friends can call from 11 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Burial will be at Christiansburg Cemetery in Brown County.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Salvation Army.

Born in Owen County Dec. 5, 1947, Rebecca was the daughter of the late Walter Jacob Gonser Sr. and Edna V. Orman Gonser.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters; and a brother.

Survivors include her husband, Richard Collins of Nashville; daughters, Felicia (Paul) Clawson of Taylorsville, Tammy (Darin) Frazier and Lacinda Wells, both of Columbus; brothers, David Gonser of Morgantown and Eli Gonser of Monrovia; five grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.

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  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West