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SFC (Ret) Cecil Bradley Collins, 86, of Lakeside, Calif. died Saturday, Oct.16, 2021, in the Scripps-La Jolla Hospital of San Diego, Calif.

He is survived by two sons, David Collins (Lorraine) of Lakeside, Calif. and Douglas Collins (Dutchie) of Buckhorn; five grandchildren, Taylor Collins, Kelsi Collins, Candace Winkler, Kyle Weeks, and Megan Goodrich; five great-grandchildren, Durham Winkler, Cecilia Winkler, Charlea Storie, Kaylee Weeks, and Graysen Gregory; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021, in the Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert.

Burial with full military honors will follow in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery of Waynesville.

Visitation will be held from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of SFC (Ret) Cecil Collins and may be left at Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert.