Rex Collins

Rex B. Collins, 72, of Huntsville died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021, at Huntsville Hospital.

Mr. Collins was born April 29, 1949, in Arab to Everet and Willie Mae Holaway Collins.

He served in the United States Army during Vietnam and worked for many years in construction as a carpenter.

He is survived by his son: Kyle Collins of Guntersville; daughter and son-in-law: Paula and Lee Hosch of Guntersville; brothers and sister-in-law: Ronald and Mary Jo Collins of Guntersville and Frankie Collins of Georgia; sister: Genella Lafarlett of Arab; granddaughter: Miranda Holland; great-grandchildren: Tinslee Likos and Sawyer Aplin.

He was preceded in death by a brother: Danny Collins.

The funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 17, 2021, at Gober Funeral Chapel with Daniel Pierce officiating. Burial was in New Canaan Cemetery with Gober Funeral Chapel directing.

Pallbearers were Darren Causey, Byron Key, Joey Collins, Lee Hosch, Jeremy Griggs and Levone Sutton. Honorary pallbearer was Frankie Collins.

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