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Obituary: Roy T. Collier

Roy T. Collier, 85, passed away at his home in Minden on July 4, 2012. Roy was born in Arkansas and lived there until about 3 years of age. Then, the extended family pulled up stakes and moved to California, eventually settling in Oroville, where he grew up and attended grade and high school. He and his buddy enlisted in the Merchant Marines and sailed together. Leaving that he learned to drive truck, where he got jobs hauling logs and working in the woods. This led to becoming a gypo logging contractor for 59 years. Roy married Mary Ann in …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 11, 2012 12:38PM Published Jul 11, 2012 12:37PM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.