June 18, 2020

Mark Anthony Collins, 52, of Wise, died Monday, June 15, 2020 at Holston Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, TN.
Mark was a retired CNA and former EMT with the Lifecare Ambulance Service and the Norton Rescue Squad. He attended Lost Creek Ministries, and was known and remembered by his family and friends as a super father, grandfather, and friend.
His father, Robert Franklin Collins, and a cousin “Bob-Bob” preceded him in death.

Surviving are his loving wife of 32 years, Becky Collins, his daughters: Katherine Potter and her husband, Bobby, and Melissa Collins; his mother, Arlene Phipps Collins, his grandchildren: Bryson and Kailynn Potter, two sisters, Pamela Boatright and Lila Stidham and a “special son”, Greggory Grigsby.

The family will receive friends at noon Saturday, June 20 at the Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. Funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Jeff Reynolds officiating. Burial will follow in the Bolling Cemetery on East Park Avenue, Norton.
The family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to the New Limb, New Life Club, at Norton Community Hospital, Attn: Brandi Damron, 100 Fifteenth St. NW, Norton, VA 24273.

Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home is serving the Collins family.