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Jacqueline S. (Kerr) Collins, 67, Bloomington
Jacqueline S. (Kerr) Collins, 67, of Bloomington, passed from this life Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at her home surrounded by her family.
Born Nov. 19, 1946, in Monroe County she was daughter of Balford and Emma Jane (Garrison) Turpin. She was retired from Cook and was of the Pentecostal Faith.

Jacquie was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Brenda Mullis and Gloria Turpin; and her loving husband, Charles Kerr, in 1999.

Jacquie is survived by her husband, Richard Collins; daughters, Shannon Pratt of Nashville, Diane Wilson of Plainfield; her sons, Richard Wilson of Ellettsville, and David Banks of Bloomington; her brothers, Thomas Turpin of Bedford, and Michael Turpin of Gosport; sisters, Mary Quick and Judith Baugh, both of Bloomington, Linda Abdulla of Florida, and Pam Pedro of Bloomington; many nieces, nephews and grandchildren; special nephews, Tim and Tom White; and special nieces, Larrin, Sarah, Heather, and Beth Burris.

Services for Jacquie will be 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St., Bloomington, with Pastor Larry Mitchell officiating. Burial will follow at Knightridge Cemetery.

Visitation was to be from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Funeral Chapel and from 1 p.m. until service time Friday, Dec. 13.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

Memorial contributions can be made to IU Health Bloomington Hospital Hospice.

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  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 26
    Go Club meeting Wednesday at coffee/tea shop
    3 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 26
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Sheriff's Office, Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • November 28
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
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    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
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    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road