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Obituary for Orie Arthur Collins

Orie Arthur Collins, Jr., 87, currently of Morgantown, and formerly of San Antonio, TX, passed away on Monday, August 22nd, 2022 at his son's residence in Morgantown following a long illness.

He was born in Bay City, Texas on December 16th, 1934, a son of the late Orie Arthur Collins, Sr. and the late Lera Hunt Collins.

Orie is survived by his children, Pamela Robin Williams, Patricia Rene Armstrong, Piper Rose Woodruff, Greg Collins and his wife Yuqin Zhang, Wendy Collins, and Christopher Lee Collins. Several grandchildren also survive, along with several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Guy Ross Collins; as well as four siblings.

Orie was a good father, and generous to a fault.

At the request of the family, there will be no public services held.

Smith Funeral & Cremation Care of Westover / Morgantown is providing care and guidance to the family.

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