November 08, 2023

Kathy M. Collier, 73, of Olive Branch, MS passed away on Monday, October 30, 2023.

Friends are invited to a visitation with the family on Tuesday, November 14, 2023 from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. with a funeral service at 11:30 a.m. all at Coleman Funeral Home Olive Branch. The interment will be held at 1:00 p.m. at West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery in Memphis, TN.

Kathy was born on January 17, 1950 in Roda, VA. She worked for the United States Government Department of Defense as a Human Resources manager for twenty-six years. Kathy liked arts and crafts, mainly crafting with ceramics and painting. She was married to her loving husband, Paul, for fifty-two years and always enjoyed spending time with her family. Kathy will be truly missed by all who knew her.

Left to cherish Kathy's memory are her husband, Paul Collier of Olive Branch, MS; daughters, Lisa M. Jasper (Douglas) of Kingwood, TX and Sara E. Learned (Jeremy) of Collierville, TN; sister, Vicky Stidham of Vero Beach, FL and grandchildren, Hayes Learned, Amelia Learned and Clara Learned, all of Collierville, TN.

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, Lucy Mae Cooper and Paul Cooper; sister, Samantha Duncan; brothers, Gary and David Cooper.

In lieu of traditional flowers, memorial contributions can be made in honor of Kathy Montana Collier to www.alz.org.