September 19, 1994
ARCHIE S. COLLINS
NEWPORT NEWS – Archie StClair Collins, 87, a native of Bluefield, W.Va., and Peninsula resident 77 years, died Sunday, September 18, 1994, at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital.
He retired as a heating and air technician from Exxon in 1969 after 35 years of service. He was a 57-year member of Bremond Masonic Lodge #241. He loved doing yard work.
Survivors include five stepdaughters, Mamie Martin, of Hampton, Jackie Stanfield, of Greeley, Colo., Bonnie Cheshewalla, of Greeley, Nancy Evans, of Mathews, and Vickie Pasley, of Hampton; five stepsons, Larry Stanfield, of Tabb, Bobby Stanfield, of Newport News, Danny Stanfield, of Newport News, Rickie Stanfield, of Newport News, and Rev. Jerry Stanfield, of Rustburg; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 21, 1994, in Greenlawn Cemetery with Masonic rites, Rev. Sam W. Tatem and Rev. Jerry Stanfield officiating. Family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home.
Memorials to Virginia Masonic Home, Nine Mile Road, Richmond, Va. Arrangements by Peninsula Funeral Home.