Retired MSGT William Earl Collier, 82 of Fayetteville passed away on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020 at the Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The funeral service will be held at 12:30 PM Wednesday, Feb. 26 at Butler Funeral Home in Stedman with Rev. Tim Evans officiating. Burial will be at 2:00 PM at Sandhills State Veteran Cemetery in Spring Lake with full military honors. The family will receive from 11:30 - 12:30 prior to the funeral service.
Mr. Collier was a native of Union, MS, the son of Horace and Nannie Mae German Collier. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Leola Cain Collier and three siblings, Dan Collier, Eugene H. Collier and June Myers. He was a retired MSGT with the US Air Force.
He is survived by two sons, George Randall Collier of White Oak and William Collier, Jr. (Adell) of Fayetteville; three daughters, Vicky Lee (Terry), Donna McPhaul (Billy) all of Fayetteville and Susan Hobaugh (Jimmy) of Benson; sister, Nancy Schmidt (Fred) of Tennessee; five grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 6535 Clinton Rd, Stedman, NC 28391.
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