This is a transcription of the obituary for Arthur Elmo Collins that appeared in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times, April 29, 1967, in Corpus Christi, Nueces County, TX.
Arthur E. Collins 79, of San Antonio, who had been visiting relatives here three weeks, died about 2:40 p.m. yesterday in a local hospital after a brief illness.
He was a retired building contractor.
The body will be sent to Porter-Loring Funeral Home in San Antonio, where arrangements will be announced.
Survivors include his wife, Clara; a son, H. L. Robison, of Corpus Christi; four daughters, Mrs. J. H. Cave and Mrs. W. T. O'Neal, both of Corpus Christi, Mrs. Ivan Gordon Jr. and Mrs. Billie Alexander, both of San Antonio; two sisters, Mrs. Viola Durst of San Antonio and Mrs. Nina Shipman of Brady; and seven grandchildren.
Cage-Mills Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.