Jimmie C Collins  November 19 1933

Jimmie C Collins November 19 1933November 29 2022

November 19 1933 November 29 2022
Obituary Please share a memory of Jimmie to include in a keepsake book for family and friends. View Tribute Book J.C. (Smoothie) Collins, 89, of Jefferson, SD, passed away on November 29, 2022 at Prairie Estates Care Center in Elk Point, SD. . JC was born on November 19, 1933 in Turkey TX to BK and Alma (Haney) Collins. An open visitation will be held at Kober Funeral Home in Elk Point, SD on Thursday December 1, 2022 from 4pm to 6pm with a prayer service to follow. A private family burial with Military Honors will be held at the Oldham City Cemetery Friday December 2, 2022. JC enlisted in the Navy September 6, 1952, where he served in the Korean war and was honorably discharge September 8, 1956. After his discharge, JC spent many years as a jockey in the horse racing circuit until 1969. After retiring as a jockey he shifted his focus and career to being a trainer and owner until macular degeneration forced his retirement in 2010. He spent his retirement years with lots of home and family time, watching his Minnesota twins and Dallas cowboys, playing with his grand fur-babies and just enjoying life. J.C. is survived by his wife Susie Collins of Jefferson, SD; Daughter Beverly (Matt) Ellison of Scotland, SD, son Jimmie (Linda) Collins of Lubbock TX, sister Vernice Jean Gill of Royce City, TX, sister in law Donna (Bill) McKelvey of Jefferson, SD, brother in law Bill (Linnette) Mulder of Brooking, SD, , sister in law Jackie (Dennis) Sieverding of Jefferson, SD and brother in law Mike (Sally) Mulder of Cave Creek, AZ. J.C. was proceeded in death by his parents and his brother Jackie Lee Collins. To send flowers to the family of Jimmie, please visit our floral store. Read more

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Jimmie C Collins November 19 1933 November 29 2022.

Anderson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home

Death notice for the town of: Elk Point, state: South Dakota

death notice Jimmie C Collins November 19 1933 November 29 2022

obituary notice Jimmie C Collins November 19 1933 November 29 2022

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