Wesley Collins, 81, of Iaeger, WV, passed away Sunday, February 19, 2023 at his residence.
Wesley was born March 20, 1941 in Lex, WV a son of the late Noah and Elizabeth Blankenship Collins. 
In addition to his parents Wesley was preceded in death by three brothers, Aldie, Halsey and Bea Collins; and three sisters, Madeline Vanover Collins, Louise England Collins and Okie Owens Collins. Survivors include five children, Jeff Cole of Bluefield, WV, Drema Fowler of Bluefield, WV, Wesley Collins Jr. of Columbus, OH, Brian Collins of Columbus, OH, and Linda Gale Collins of Princeton, WV.
In honoring the wishes of the deceased his body has been cremated and there will be no services.
Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger is assisting the family.
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