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Barbara Helm Collins, 63, Russell County, KY (1958-2021)

Barbara S. Collins, 63, of Jamestown, KY passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

She was born in Jamestown, KY on May 18, 1958, a daughter of Irene (York) and Jake Helm.

Barbara is survived by

A daughter - Nikki, wife of Davey Burton, of Jamestown, KY;

Two sons - Casey, husband of Kim Collins, of Jamestown, KY; Jacob Collins, of Jamestown, KY;

Four sisters - Patricia, wife of Ross Morgan, of Russell Springs, KY; Rosemary, wife of Phillip Oaks, of Russell Springs, KY; Lisa Mann, of Russell Springs, KY; Sandy, wife of Randy Cunningham, of Jamestown, KY;

A brother, Gene, husband of Sherie Helm, of Jamestown, KY.

She is also survived by 6 grandchildren - Austin (Susan) Roberts, Adam Roberts, Brooklyn Burton, Easton Burton, Montanna Grider and Hunter Grider. She is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, and husband Junior Collins.

Religious services will be held at Freedom Christian Church, Jamestown, KY, at 2pmCT Sunday, May 23rd, with Bro. Wendell Roberts and Bro. Garrett Crawford officiating.

Friends may visit on Saturday 5-8 at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel and Sunday 1pm at Freedom Christian Church. Interment at Dixon Cemetery Jamestown, KY.

We ask that everyone attending to please wear a face covering and follow Covid guidelines.

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