Lee “O.L.” Collier, Jr., 66, finished his journey
here on earth and went home to be with his Lord on
Monday March 23, 2015 at his home in Dyke Virginia.
O.L. was a faithful member of the Nortonsville
Church of God. He enjoyed spending time with all of
his family, hunting, fishing, visiting the
Shenandoah National Park, taking vacations to the
Outer Banks and the Smokey Mountains, his weekly
trips to breakfast with his sister Joyce Baugher,
and his daily visits with his father, Otis Collier,
He was preceded in death by his parents Ruby and
Delma Shifflett; Father-in-law Charles Herring;
Brother-in-law Wayne Baugher, and special cousins
Larry Morris and Steve Shifflett.
O.L. is survived by his wife Linda Herring
Collier; their sons Kurt Matthew Collier and Otis
Lee Collier, III and his fiancé Lori Beth Appler;
Parents Otis Lee Collier Sr. and Maxine Collier;
Mother-in-law Oneida Herring; Siblings Joyce
Baugher, Hollas and Charlotte Collier, Terry and
Kemper Tomlin, George and Heather Collier, Thurman
and Vicki Collier, Daryl and Pam Collier, and Paula
Loving; Sister in law Wanda and Steve Trainum; and
numerous nieces and nephews. O.L. is also survived
by a large extended family that he was very close
with, including four special Great Aunts Lutie and
Richard Shifflett, Dorothy Morris, Janette
Shifflett, and Kathleen Hutchinson.
Family night will be held Tuesday March 24, 2015
from 6-8pm at
Nortonsville Church of God, Dyke
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday March
25, 2015 at 2pm at
Nortonsville Church of God, Dyke,
Pastor David Allison will be officiating.
Interment to follow at
Holly Memorial Gardens
The family would like to express their
appreciation to Dr. William Hammond and a special
nurse with Hospice of the Piedmont, Mary Dillon. The
family would also like to thank Terry Tomlin, Joyce
Baugher, Hollas Collier, Daryl Collier, Dennis
Shifflett, and Mike Shifflett for all of their love
and support in this difficult time.
Isaiah 41:31 But they that wait upon the Lord
shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with
wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary;
and they shall walk, and not faint.
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