Orange J. McCollums
Mr. Orange J. McCollums, Sr. was born October 1, 1912 in
Van Alstyne, Texas to the parentage of the late Mr. Joe B. McCollums and
Mrs. Savannah Tate McCollums. He received his formal education in the Van
Alstyne Public Schools.
Mr. McCollums was a United State Army Veteran of World War II.
He moved to Dallas, Texas and while living there he obeyed the calling
of Christ and united with 9th Street Church of Christ, now Cedar Crest
Church of Christ.
Mr. McCollums married the former Ms. Caroline Robertson.
The Angel of Silence entered into his life October 1, 1980.
Survivors are: wife, Mrs. Carline McCollums; son, Mr. Orange J.
McCollums, Jr. of Fort Worth, Texas; 2 daughters, Mrs. Carrie Mae Johnson
of Silversprings, Maryland and Mrs. Patricia Thompson of Dallas, Texas;
10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; mother, Mrs. Savannah McCollums;
3 brothers, Mr. Weldon McCollums, Mr. Joe Marvin McCollum all of Dallas
and Mr. Royce McCollum of Odessa, Texas; 2 sisters, Mrs. Loyce Teal of
Dallas, and Mrs. Zelma Carter of Oakland, California; and a host of other
relatives and friends.
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