Mrs. Francis Collins died this morning at the home, near Peachland of her son -in-law, Mr. Jas. Caudle, aged 80 years old. She is survived by three sons, Messrs. J. T. and Marion Collins, of White Store, and W.E. Collins of Charlotte, and one daughter Mrs. Jas. Caudle.

Source: Messenger and Intelligencer (Wadesboro, NC). 17 January 1910, page 3