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526 Pleasant Street
PARIS, KY 40361
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Melody Collins

Melody Carole Collins (Garrison )

Friday January 30, 1942 - Wednesday February 20, 2019
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Melody Carole Collins, age 77 of Lexington, died on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at home after an extended illness. She was born on January 30, 1942 in Bourbon County, the daughter the late Edward Huffman and Onie Ruth Spencer Garrison. She was a graduate of North Middletown High School and had retired from Trane Company. She attended Turning Point Church.

Melody is survived by her children, Timothy Collins, Kim Peterson and Regina Hill; four grandchildren, Bradley Dotson, Ashley Dotson, Ken Hill and Grace Hill; and six great grandchildren. Also surviving are her siblings, Jerry Garrison, Charles Garrison, Doug Garrison, Gayle Garrison and Wanda Whitaker.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Joseph Garrison and Bradford Garrison and a sister, Teresa Walters.

The funeral service for Melody Carole Collins will be held on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Hinton-Turner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Battle Grove Cemetery with casket bearers being Tim Collins, Ken Hill, Bradley Dotson, Shawn Garrison, Chuck Garrison and Randy Garrison.

The family request visitation on Monday, February 25, 2019, prior to the service beginning at 11:00 a.m. at Hinton-Turner Funeral Home.
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  • Visitation

    Monday February 25, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Monday February 25, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Hinton-Turner Funeral Home
    526 Pleasant Street
    PARIS, KY 40361
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  • Service

    Monday February 25, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Monday February 25, 2019 1:00pm
    Hinton-Turner Funeral Home
    526 Pleasant Street
    PARIS, KY 40361
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  • Interment

    Battle Grove Cemetery
    531 East Pike Street
    CYNTHIANA, KY 41031
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Janet Wallen

Posted at 02:08pm
Much love to you and yours Regina, no words can express how my heart breaks for you all. Your mom was a wonderful person. May God give your family strength and wrap you up in his Love and Grace during your time of sorrow. love you.

Shannon DeDreu

Posted at 06:53am
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Ronnie Johnson

Posted at 08:39pm
So sorry for your loss Gayle...I’m in Florida so I won’t be able to attend the thoughts will be with you.

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