Fenton Eugene Collier, 84, of Marshall, IL passed away 12:39 PM Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022 at his home. He was born May 16, 1938 at Marshall, IL, the son of Fenton O. and Faye L Rosemoser Collier who preceded him in death as well as a sister, Norma Stewart and a grandchild, Zoe Collier. Surviving Gene are his companion, Sharon Dooley Arnold; a son, Troy (Stefanie) Collier; a daughter, Tracey (Erich) Berner; grandchildren, Weston Berner, Wade Berner, Walker Berner, Kayla Collier and Whitney Collier; four great grandchildren and two sisters, Pat Zachary and Phyllis Higginbotham. Gene was a retired teacher having taught in the Martinsville, IL school district and was also a retired carpenter. He graduated from Olivet Nazarene College and received his Master’s in Education from Eastern IL University. He proudly served this nation in the U.S. Army. Private burial will be in the Marshall Cemetery. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to Lincolnland Hospice. Online condolences are being accepted at pearcefuneralservices.com.