Emma “Marie” Collins Brunner, 71, passed away Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Evans Memorial Hospital. She was born in Stillmore, Georgia August 5, 1949 to Lee and Rola Mae Stapleton Collins and lived in Savannah and Glennville most of her life. Marie was self employed as a personal caretaker in the home healthcare industry. She helped raise many children over the years and loved attending gospel sings. She was a member of the Trinity Church of the Nazarene in Bellville, GA. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles Brunner; siblings, Annie Lou Goff, Willard L. Collins, Albert Collins and Inez Collins.
She is survived by:
Sisters, Grace Smith of Townsend, Georgia
Janie McCarthy of Glennville, Georgia
Lilly Bell Welcher of Lyons, Georgia
Numerous Nieces, Nephews and Cousins also survive.
Visitation will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, August 15, 2020 at Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 pm at the chapel of Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home. Burial will be in Cool Springs Church Cemetery in Aline, GA.
Care and Services are entrusted to Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home, Glennville, Georgia.
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