“Pete” Donald Michael Collins, age 70, of Sanford, NC, died Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Durham Regional Hospital surrounded by his daughters.
He was born in Harnett County, NC on February 10, 1949 to the late Andrew Jackson “Jack” Collins and Eunice Womack Collins. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by siblings Edna Dickens, Grace Bottoma, Andrew Jackson “Junior.” Collins, Jr., and Debbie Wofford. Pete was a well-known and loved HVAC Technician whom everyone called to fix their problems. Pete served our country in the United States Army 82nd Airborne.
He is survived by daughters Amanda Collins of Bozeman, MT, Nikki Collins of Twentynine Palms, CA, Mindala Collins and Laura Collins of Bozeman, MT; siblings Margie Hallman, Rosemary Davis “Dixie”, Catherine Foley “Doodle Bug”, Joanne Carol Collins, Pam Patton, Roger Collins and grandson Bryce Alson.
The family will receive friends Monday, April 8, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home. The funeral service will be Tuesday, April 9th at 2:00 PM at Holly Springs Baptist Church with Rev. Scott Yow officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.