Jean Marie Collier, 81

FULTON, NY – Jean Marie Collier, 81, of McAllen, Texas, formerly of Fulton, died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday, August 1, 2012.

Jean was born in Fulton and graduated from Fulton High School and Baptist Bible Seminary in Johnson City.

She had worked for the U.S. Navy in Washington, D.C. before moving to McAllen, Texas, where she was involved with Christian Missions in Mexico.

Jean retired from the Department of Social Services in McAllen.

She was predeceased by her parents, Bert Collier Sr. and Grace Namit Collier; three brothers, Bert Jr., Robert and Jack Collier; and by a half-sister, Ethel VanSanford.

Jean is survived by her sister, Barbara A. Knopp of Fulton; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 21, at Mount Adnah Cemetery (Sec. 25), Fulton.

Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.