[Nameplate] Fog/Mist ~ 49°F  
High: 74°F ~ Low: 52°F
Wednesday, Sep. 17, 2014

Leah McCollum

Wednesday, May 18, 2005

JACKSON -- Leah Virginia McCollum, 92, formerly of Bloomfield, died May 16, 2005, at Jackson.

Born March 14, 1913, at Clines Island, daughter of the late Marion and Lizzie Robey Curd, she was a member of the Beech Grove General Baptist Church.

On Sept. 13, 1930, she married Winzel "Jack" McCollum who preceded her in death on Oct. 3, 1976.

Survivors include: two daughters, Dorothy DeJournett of Essex and Joyce Matney of Fruitland; three grandchildren, Sheri DeJournett, Michael McCollum and Brenda Shackles; five great-grandchildren, Mike McCollum, Jimmy McCollum, Cross McCollum, Heather Shackles and Jason Matney; and two great-great-grandchildren, Leah Cheyene McCollum and Colton McCollum.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home in Bloomfield where services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday. Cotus James will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Walker Cemetery at Bloomfield.

Paid obituary