Jean Marie Collier, 81, of McAllen, Texas, and formerly of Fulton, died unexpectedly at home Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012.
She was born in Fulton and graduated from Fulton High School and Baptist Bible Seminary in Johnson City.
She had worked for the U.S. Navy in Washington, D.C. before moving to McAllen, Texas where she was involved with Christian Missions in Mexico.
She retired from the Department of Social Services in McAllen.
She was predeceased by her parents, Bert Collier, Sr. and Grace Namit Collier; three brothers, Bert, Jr., Robert and Jack Collier and by a half sister, Ethel VanSanford.
She is survived by her sister, Barbara A. Knopp of Fulton, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21 at Mount Adnah Cemetery (Sec. 25), Fulton.
Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.