Funeral services for Frank Gross, father of Donna Spencer of Craig, will be at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5, 2001, at Grant Mortuary. Interment will be in Milwaukee, Wisc. Memorial donations may be made to the Doak Walker Care Center in care of Grant Mortuary.
Linda Sue Collins
1949 - 2001
Linda Sue Collins of Craig died April 19, 2001. She was 52.
On March 17, 1949 in Rangely, she was born the daughter of Joseph L. and June Irick Collins. In 1951 she moved to Craig with her family where they stayed until 1957. They then moved to Cheyenne, Wyo., which was their home for the next eight years. She graduated from Cheyenne East High School in 1967. Collins and her family moved to Toledo, Ohio following her graduation.
Collins married in 1971 and had two daughters. On Dec. 1, 1979, she married Garry D. Winslow. They lived in Rock Springs, Wyo. and then moved to Williston, N.D. in 1985.
She served as the church secretary for the First Baptist Church. She also represented the Southern Baptist Convention's Home Mission Board as a Vacation Bible School consultant and Sunday school consultant. She was also secretary for the John Wesley White Crusade, a division of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association.
They moved to Vernal, Utah in 1992. She continued to be active in her local church despite undergoing medical treatments for cancer. In 1996, they moved to Craig where Linda became the pastor's secretary at Calvary Baptist Church. She served the church as Sunday school teacher, woman's discipleship teacher, Vacastion Bible Study leader, Fellowship Team Chair, Pastor Search Team member and Church Council member.
She is survived by her mother; daughters, Jessica and Jodi, Her son-in-law Junior Najera; grandsons, Blake and Jordan; and granddaughter, Bethanie.
She was preceded in death by her father and husband.