The Union Recorder

December 12, 2012

Geraldine Collum

The Union-Recorder


Mrs. Geraldine Elizabeth "Jerri" Collum, 89, of Milton, formerly of Cherokee County, passed away Saturday at her residence.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Brent Clements and Ashley McEwing-Murphree officiating. Burial followed in Hebron Cemetery. The family received friends from noon until 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Survivors include sons, David (Marianne) Murphree, Indianapolis, Ind., Ronald (Minette) Murphree, Alpharetta, Robert (Rose) Murphree, Milton, Michael (Debbie) Carter, Lake Sinclair, daughter-in-law Sally Carter, Daphne, Ala.; seven grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Collum was the daughter of the late John and Mary Arnold. She was born in New York and was a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by a son, Jeff Carter.

Perry Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.