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January 16, 2013

Shirley Collum


The Times-Tribune

CORBIN —

Mrs. Shirley Ann (Reeves) Collum, age 66, of Corbin, passed away on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

Shirley entered into this life on Sept. 10, 1946, in Knox County, the daughter of Cecil and Lucy Moore Reeves, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a contractor and will be remembered for her love of fishing, hunting, golf, gardening and for being a U.K. fan.

Shirley will be lovingly remembered by her children, Mark Jones (Randi), of Georgetown, Roger Jones, of Houston, Texas, Donnie Wright (Katrina), of Rockholds, Danny Wright, of Michigan, and David Wright, of Michigan; her fiancée: Donnie Chaffin, of Corbin; 22 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three brothers, Ronnie Reeves (Norma), of Corbin; Cecil Reeves (Linda), of Florence, and Billy Wayne Reeves (Martha), of Gray; one sister, Linda Sue Henderson (Kenny), of Gray; her stepmother, Sylsiea Reeves, of Corbin; and a host of friends and neighbors.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Lucy Moore Reeves.

Funeral services for Mrs. Shirley Collum will be conducted on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Corbin Funeral Home with Pastor Kyle Knight and Bro. Bobby Joe Eaton officiating. Interment will follow in the Ethan Wright Memorial Cemetery.

Visitation for Mrs. Shirley Collum will be held on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, from 6-9 p.m. at the Corbin Funeral Home.

Condolences can be sent at www.corbinfh.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Corbin Funeral Home.