Cecil Jay Collier, 78, of Newberry, died Sunday, January 11, 2015, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on June 10, 1936, in Topton, NC, he was a son of the late Oliver J. and Ruth Pace Collier. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force. He was of the Baptist faith, a former Mason and former member of the Moose Lodge.

Mr. Collier is survived by his wife, Marilyn Scheldrup Collier; sons, Robert J. Collier and Michael Lee Collier; sisters, Marie Nobles, Barbara Stribble, Billie Sue Kennedy, Linda Mack and Sandra Collier; brothers, Tony Collier and Carley Collier and three grandchildren.

No formal service will be held.

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#6 Eleanor Lawson 2015-01-13 11:43
Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you. May God's Holy Spirit comfort and hold you close. Eleanor Lawson and Elizabeth Brown
#5 Janice Meeks 2015-01-12 16:46
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time.

Janice & Tommy Meeks
#4 Terri & Dalma 2015-01-12 11:39
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
#3 Alice & Brice Boozer 2015-01-12 11:36
Dear Barbara and Linda, We are so sorry for your loss. Keep your memories close at heart and he will always be near you. God bless each of you during the times ahead. He will carry your burdens for you. Just pray for his strength and guidance. God bless each of you.
#2 Jean Counts 2015-01-12 10:19
Dear Collier Family,
Sending my sympathy to you all. You have always seemed like my extended family for many years. May your love for Cecil and the many memories help sustain you.
#1 Billy & Edith Morris 2015-01-11 20:50
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you, especially Barbara and Lynda. Your precious memories will carry you through this sad time
Billy & Edith Morris

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