Robert James Collier
Robert James Collier, 66, departed this life Nov. 6, 2019.
Robert was born and raised in Anderson. He attended Anderson High School and Culver Academy prior to joining the U.S. Air Force. Robert later attended college in Shreveport, Louisiana, where he resided for many years. Robert's hobbies included bowling, fishing, listening to music, shopping, dressing up and spending quality time with his family and friends.
He leaves to cherish his memory two daughters, Rhea (Willie) Collier Walker, and Re'Anda (Emmanuel) Ahibe; son, Robert (Rachel) Collier II; sisters, W "Kim" McGee, Eloise (Steve) Michaels, Sharon (Robert Sr.) Glazebrook and Rosemary Davis; brothers, M. Eugene (Keyna) Turner, Johnnie Turner and Philip Brown; 10 grandchildren; and 2 1/2 great-grandchildren; along with a host of nieces, nephews and extended family.
He also leaves the mother of his children and lifelong friend, Emma (W. Louis) Collier-Austin; friends, James "Poochie" Powell, Willie Long and Jodie Embry.
Robert was preceded in death by his father, James "Jim" Turner; mother, Kiziah Lyles; brothers, James D. Collier, Terryl Stewart; sister, Minnie Boone; aunt, Katie McClendon; and uncle, Eddie Thomas.
Services will be at noon Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at L.C. May Funeral Service. Burial will be in Maplewood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.
Published on November 13, 2019


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Charlotte Hyatt
Nov 15, 2019
Brother, you will be missed.ūüė™
vincent sly
Nov 15, 2019
greencastle in 46135,7656556512 call me anytime,
Lee & Emily Thomas Williams
Nov 15, 2019
We love you and will continue to cherish the wonderful times we shared. May God continue to bless our family.
Valley, Alabama
Larry messer
Nov 15, 2019
Was always that special big brother that wanted the best from you. I missed how close we were when I was a child. Spent summer with my uncle in Fort Wayne and loved it. Very sad time. R. I. P.
Ahibé Géraldine
Nov 14, 2019
Sincères condoléances à toute la famille
Dieu vous fortifie et que l √Ęme de Papa Collier James repose aupr√®s de Dieu
Shana Isaac
Nov 14, 2019
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