<![CDATA[RICHMOND, Ind. - Coleman L. Collier, age 71, of Richmond, went home to join his Lord and Savior on Friday, July 18, 2014, at Reid Hospital after a 10 year battle with cancer. He amazed the doctors continually with his positive attitude and ability to keep going. He was an amazing man. Born April 28, 1943, in London, Kentucky, to Nelson and Ollie Philpot Collier, Coleman lived most of his life in Richmond. He worked at Wallace Metal, D&M of Richmond, Reid Hospital, and retired in 2005 from Union Body Company. Coleman was a member of the Centerville Nazarene Church. He was an avid University of Kentucky fan. Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Sharon Singleton Collier of Richmond; sons, Glenn (Mary Ann) Collier of Richmond and Darren (Sandy) Collier of Fountain City, Indiana; grandchildren, Sarah (Jason) Cook of Richmond, Aaron Collier of Richmond, Hanna Collier of Richmond, Abby Collier of Richmond, and Colin Collier of Fountain City, Indiana; great-grandson, Everett Cook; brothers, Carl (Aletta) Collier of Richmond and Forest (Eleanora) Collier of Vandalia, Ohio; sisters, Aleta Silvius of Oregon, Juanita (Doug) Farrell of California, Catherine (Paul) Egly of California, and Jean (David) Brandt of California; sister-in-law, Marilyn Collier of Union, Ohio; nieces; nephews; aunts; uncles; cousins; and many friends. He was preceded in death by his mother, Ollie Dilworth, and father, Nelson Collier. Visitation for Coleman L. Collier will be from 5 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home with Pastor Josh Cook officiating. Burial will be in Elkhorn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society, Wayne County Unit, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, IN 47201 or St. Jude Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.