Mrs. Joan Fletcher Collins

  • BORN: May 23, 1937
  • DIED: May 31, 2019
  • LOCATION: Toccoa, Georgia

Mrs. Joan Stewart Fletcher Collins, age 82, of Toccoa, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Clary Care Center in Toccoa.

Mrs. Collins was born on May 23, 1937 in Edinburgh, Scotland and was a daughter of the late William McKenzie Fletcher and Mary Marshall Stewart Fletcher. She was of the Presbyterian faith and retired from Coats and Clark. After retirement she worked a number of years at Cornerstone Antiques. Joan loved gardening and traveling with friends. She will always be remembered for her story telling and her Scottish accent.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Fred Collins.

Family members include a daughter and son-in-law, Yvonne Collins Carpenter and Ted of Toccoa; son and daughter-in-law, Owen Stewart Collins and Tiffany of Toccoa; grandchildren, Justin Carpenter (Kayla) and Will Collins; and great-grandchildren, Lillie Grey Carpenter and Emma Collyn Carpenter.

The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 5pm – 8pm on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice or to the Salvation Army by mail at 306 East Franklin Street Toccoa, GA 30577 or online at

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.


“ Yvonne, So sorry to hear of your mom's home going. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers! ”

Posted by: Bonnie Sparks - Toccoa, GA

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