Jerry L. Collins
Jerry L. Collins - age 79 of Knoxville was called home to our Lord and Savior on Wednesday, February 10, 2021. Jerry was born on July 5, 1941 in Knoxville, TN and graduated from East High School. He joined the Army and then the Air Force dutifully serving more than twenty years before retiring as a decorated Master Sergeant in 1980. He then carried on with excellence in a second career at Friden. Jerry enjoyed traveling and was able to do so for both of his career choices. He lived in many places, but his home was always Knoxville, and he was an avid Vols fan. He was a fountain of knowledge, never quitting learning, and is remembered fondly by his spirited, intelligent, and humorous...