Dale Duncan Collie, 90, of Dumas, passed away on Monday, May 29, 2018. The funeral service will be conducted at 2 o’clock in the afternoon on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Morrison Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jerry Howe, pastor of First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Dumas Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 o’clock until 7 o’clock in the evening on Wednesday at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Dale was born on April 24, 1928 in Waldron, Arkansas to Ernest and Lula (Gilbreath) Duncan. At a very young age the family moved to McLean TX where Dale grew up and graduated from high school. She was united in marriage on November 29, 1947 in McLean TX to Ralph Collie. The family moved to Dumas where they raised their children and made their home. Dale was an excellent cook and a very good seamstress; she used to make clothing for her children and grandchildren. She loved to drink Tab with a straw and was a member of the First Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for 42 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; children: Pamela, Terry and Dennis; 6 sisters.
Dale is survived by her husband Ralph of the home; son: Tony Collie and wife Diane of Virginia; daughter: Denise Lechner and husband Harvey of Dumas; grandchildren: Mary Collie, Dylan Collie, Daniel Collie, Stephanie Coggins and Tabor Lechner; 2 great grandchildren; brother: B.W. Duncan of Tatum NM.
So sorry to hear of Dales's passing. She was a very sweet person and always happy! God bless Ralph and their family!
Raymond and Wanda RitcheyDaumas, TX
She was such a beautiful and sweet lady. Denise and Harvey, God's blessings on you, we are
thinking of you.
Jonas and Gwen DuboisDumas, TX
Denise, Larry and I are so very sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you.
Sherri CopelinSunray, TX, TX
I'm very sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Pam Farni
Pam FarniDumas, TX
Ralph and Denise our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. A lot of great memories have been with our families through the years.
God Bless, Bobbie and Betty Spencer
Bobbie and Betty SpencerDumas, TX