Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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January 3, 2014

Teresa (Reese) Green Collier

BASTIAN, Va. — Teresa (Reese) Green Collier, age 49, went to be with our Lord on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at the home of her mother and caregiver, Olliemae Green, Bastian, Virginia. She fought a long and courageous battle with cancer and many other health problems without complaining, knowing that Jesus was her strength.

Teresa was a disabled Registered Nurse, having love and compassion for all people.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Mike Collier; her father, Maynard Green; maternal grandparents, Preacher Kenner and Erma Kitts; paternal grandparents, Okey, Jr. and Mary Green and Gertrude Green.

Leaving behind to cherish her memory and holding her forever in our hearts is her mother, Olliemae Green; sister, Tina Green Metayer and Ted, Jr. and son Teddy; brother, Michael Green, Crystal, Caitlin, James and Nicholas; sisters-in-law, Linda Simpson and family, Debbie Looney and family; many aunts and uncles. Other relatives and close friends who assisted caring for her freely and without hesitation.

At Teresa's request, there will be graveside services only. Relatives, friends and all who wish are welcome to visit at the home at any time.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, January 4, 2014 with Mr. Paul Looney officiating at the Kitts-Green Cemetery, located on the home place.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Highland Bland Funeral Chapel, Bland, VA is serving the Collier family.

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