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Kenneth Collins

Funeral services for Kenneth Ronald Collins, 75, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at First Baptist Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mr. Collins passed away at 12:06 p.m., Friday, November 16, 2018 at his home.


He was born October 12, 1943, at West Plains, Missouri, to Fred Morgan Collins and Dorothy “Maxine” Foster Collins.  On January 12, 1961, he was married at Eminence, Missouri, to Kay Smith.  Mr. Collins was an electrician.  He loved his farm, woodworking and most of all his family.  Kenneth could fix anything and would help anyone in need without wanting recognized for his good deeds.  Mr. Collins has been a member at First Baptist Church for 40 years.


He is survived by his wife, Kay Collins, of the family home; three children, Kenny Collins and wife, Shelly, West Plains, Kenya Cook, West Plains and Karla McDuffey and husband, Tim, Linn Creek, Missouri; six grandchildren, Taran Collins, Jamie Collins, Kayla Baker, Austin Cook, Tyler McDuffey and Sara McDuffey; two great-grandchildren, Sophie and Emma Roberts; one sister, Rhonda Counts and husband, Steve, Bowling Green, Kentucky; and one niece, Angela Counts.


His parents preceded him in death.


Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Monday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Wonderfully Made Class at First Baptist Church and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at