Jerry K. Collins, 73, of Marshall, IL passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at her home. She and her husband had formerly owned and operated Collins Transportation. She was born Jan. 16, 1949 at Indianapolis, IN, the daughter of John Edward Jones and Ruby Henshaw Jones. She married to William Gene Collins on July 31, 1970 at Terre Haute, IN and he preceded her in death on May 31, 2019. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Chuck Saunders; a grandson, Jackson Collins and a brother, Larry Jones. Surviving are a daughter, Rose Jacobs of Indianapolis, IN; a son, William Jack Roy Collins of Lexington, SC; grandchildren, Zach Saunders, Zane Saunders, John Thompson, Felicia Thompson, Dallas Collins, Maci Harris and Randall Chiado; a sister, Karen Neice of Seelyville, IN; two brothers, Mike Jones of Campbellsville, KY and Jim Jones of Wisconsin; a foster son, James Wallace and several nieces and nephews, including Ruby Floyd who was her caregiver. She had formerly been employed at Reuben Donnelly and loved to read, sew and garden. She was a true and loyal fan of Elvis. Services in honor of her life will be 2:00 PM Monday, Aug. 1st at Pearce Funeral Home with Pastor David Laborde officiating. Burial will be in the Dunlap Cemetery, rural Dennison, IL. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made directly to the family. Online condolences are being accepted at pearcefuneralservices.com.