Elizabeth Louise Collette, of Athens, Alabama, passed away on January 7, 2017. She was born to the late Coleman Edwards and Grace Stephens on July 11, 1940. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Collette is preceded in death by her husband, Ronald “Rudy” Collette Sr.; her sister, Mary Edwards and her grandson, Justin Camp.
Mrs. Elizabeth Louise Collette is survived by her son, Ronald “Ronnie” Collette Jr.; her daughter, Karen Collette Lewis (Darryl); brothers, Harry Edwards (Brenda), Jim Edwards (Sharon), Bruce Edwards and Roger Edwards; her sisters, Marie Messer (Jim) and Jane Buckner; her grandchildren, Scott Camp, Curtis Lewis (Leah), Bobby Lewis and Katrina Smith (Chad); as well as 11 great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until service time on Thursday. A committal service will directly follow the funeral and will be held at Holly Hill cemetery in Fairburn, Georgia.