of Batesville, AR
May 28, 1968 - August 18, 2020
Milinda Bolin Collins, 52, of Batesville, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020.She was born May 28, 1968 in Batesville to Bobby Bolin and Mary (Stephens) Bolin.Milinda was a loving mother and the center of everything for her family; she was always going to whatever Dalton was involved in and loved George Strait music. She graduated from Southside High School in 1986 and was also Co-Owner of Fox Creek BBQ. Survivors include her loving husband of 24 years, Patrick Collins of the home; son, Dalton Collins of Brookland; her parents; Bobby and Mary Bolin of Batesville; two brothers, Randy Bolin (Mariesa) of Southside and Todd Bolin (Resa) of Batesville; four nieces, Stephanie Bolin, Erica Temple, Alice Collins and Evelyn Hope Green: great-niece, Bailey Temple; mother-in-law, Glenda Collins of Southside; and brother-in-law, Paul Collins (Kim) of Oakland, Tennessee.She was preceded in death by her brother, Gregory Scott Bolin; nephew, Gabriel Collins; and father-in-law, Philip Collins. Pallbearers are Kyle Temple, Chad Whiteaker, Dewayne Dickey, Austin Rolins, Shannon Marlin and Brent Gleghorn.Graveside services will begin at 1:00 pm Friday, August 21, 2020 at Egner Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville with Bro. Stacy Reed officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Independence County, 5 Environmental Drive, Batesville, AR 72501.We are complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines. All attendees must provide and wear their own masks and social distancing will be observed.
As my former employer and friend. I would like to say this world is minus another Angel. My prayers and condolences for Patrick, her son and family and friends. She will be missed.
As one of my dearest friends as teens and young adults, I'll never forget all the fun times we had together. She was so sweet and a dear friend. Hard to believe that she is gone. However, she will always remain in spirit. I'll never forget her💜💙🙏RIP my good, sweet friend.
So sorry to hear of Milinda’s passing. Thoughts and prayers to the entire Bolin and Collins family. The TOWNSLEY FamilyCurt, Tina & Victor
Patrick, I just found out about Melinda and I am heartbroken to hear the very sad news. She was so very nice to me and I will never forget that. She was awesome and I will miss her very much. Sending out prayers to you and your family.
We are so heartbroken for your family. You will be in our thoughts. Take care. Ron & Sharon Trusty
Let memories remind you of the special person Milinda will always be in our hearts. I worked with Milinda on many occasions in Mountain Home. Prayers for you and your family, wishing you comfort and peace. From Virginia, Mountain Home Stage
Patrick and Dalton: We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts andwe will be praying for you and all of Milinda's family.
Patrick, Dalton, and all,Scott and I are so sorry to hear of Milinda's passing. I don't think we ever saw her without a smile. Please know that you are all in our thoughts. Let happy memories comfort you during this difficult time as you adjust to a new normal.
Patrick and Dalton,Im so sorry to hear of Melinda's passing. She was a wonder kind hearted person. I just talked to her on messenger last week. She was a wonderful person that helped me out so much. If I can do anything to help please tell me. She will be missed so much. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Margaret Freeman
Patrick and Dalton my thoughts and prayers are with you both on the sudden loss of Milinda. There are no words that can express this kind of pain. Just know that you all are very special to my family. We love and care for you and anything we can do for you please call on us. Psalms 116:15 Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His saints.Much love Chaplain Linda Bastian
Your family is in our prayers.
So sorry for the sudden loss of Milinda...my prayers are with you and Dalton in this time of sorrow.Cathy Collins
Patrick and Dalton. We are very saddened by your loss. We will keep you and your extended family in our prayers.
Patrick and Dalton my heart aches for you. Milinda was a very special person, one of a kind. She always had a friendly word and a smile any time I saw her! We always asked each other about our boys. I know no words even come close to helping but know there are many prayers going up for all the family. Your friends and your community will m rally around you at this time and know we love you and loved her!
So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all her family.Larry and Carol Pinkston
Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Milinda was that constant leader, friend, and shoulder to lean/cry on. She was a true blessing to everyone lucky enough to have her in the lives, and she will dearly be missed.
We have you all in our thoughts and prayers. Kenny, Mellissa, Justin, and Kerrie
Thoughts and prayers for the Collins family. Milinda was always a shinning star with a heart of a giver.
Patrick, Dalton and Family,We are heartbroken about the passing of Milinda. She was such a sweet person and great friend. The world won't be the same without her. We share in your sorrow. Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the days to come. We love you all.In Christ,Mark & Laura Morris & Marley Harlon Martin
My deepest sympathy for all family and friends. My prayers go out to all. She will be missed by many. May God be with you during this terrible time. God Bless!
Patrick and Dalton- I am so sorry to hear of Milinda's passing. I remember working with her all the way back to Pizza Hut. Even all these years later, she never hesitated to speak to me when we saw each other and ask how me and/or my family was. I know she was deeply loved and will be greatly missed by many. I am praying for all of you in the days and weeks ahead.
My deepest sympathy to all family and friends, She was a special lady one of a kind. Rest in peace my good friend.
Mr & Mrs Bolin as well as Randy and Todd I am in St. Louis working I just seen the obituary for Melinda I am so sorry to hear of her passing my thought and prayers go out to you all
Our prayers and sympathies go out to you. May you feel God’s mighty arms around you and find strength and comfort in his embrace. Gerald and Sue
So very sorry! My thoughts and prayers are with her family. She will be greatly missed in this community!
Batesville has lost a precious person. She will be missed terribly. Prayers for the entire Bolin/Collins Family.
Patrick and Dalton, I’m praying for strength and peace. I’m so sorry
Pat and Dalton I am so sorry about your wife and mother I just thought a lot of her she was such a beautiful person inside and outside praying for you and your family
We are sorry for your loss. She was so nice and friendly. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Prayers for you all. She was such a sweet person
I'm so sorry to hear this sad news. My prayers are with the family.
So sorry for your loss
So sorry for your loss, will keep you and your family in my prayers
My heart is just broken! Milinda was like no one else and I am so saddened that she is gone! Fox creek will not be the same without that huge smile, sassy attitude, strong drinks and loving hugs. We are sending strength and prayers to the family.
Prayers for you and Dalton and your entire family.
I am so deeply sad over your loss of your daughter, wife, mother and sister. I had Milinda in school to me and she was always such a well mannered, lovely girl. I cannot imagine your grief.
I'm so sorry for your loss. Melinda was a sweet person and will be missed by many. Prayers for the family.
Sending our Sympathy and prayers
So sorry to hear of the passing of sweet Milinda .The days will be hard but God will help you through this time .Please accept my deepest sympathy and prayers as you go through this time . So sorry for your son also . With Love and prayers , Toni Huss
Milinda was a sweetheart and A wonderful person. I send hugs and prayers to her family.
Sending you prayers,comfort and peace in this time of sorrow.
Sorry for your loss we are praying for you and your family
Bobby and family, I am so sorry to hear of the death of your daughter. I send my love and sympathy , praying that you find comfort in the days ahead. Jo Earnheart Lancaster in
Patrick I am SO sorry. Milinda was such a sweet, funny, kind woman who will be missed by everyone who knew her. My prayers are with you all.
We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your entire family! Hugs and prayers,Vonda and family
Prayers for the family. Long time family friend.
We are so sorry for your loss. 🙏🙏🙏
Pat and Dalton, so sorry for your loss.
Our hearts are broken. We loved Milinda. The world is a much sadder place without her. There are so many stories and memories I have of her. She will be missed.
SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS,