Willa Collins Hoskinson

Published 11:48 am Saturday, November 5, 2022

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Willa Collins Hoskinson of Grandy, NC, formerly of Bridgeport, WV, and Manassas, VA, passed away on November 1, 2022. She was born December 6, 1940, to Rev. Manley O. Collins and Wanoka Morrison Collins. She was pre-deceased by her parents; and two sisters, Deloris Collins Cain and Darlene Collins Scott; and brother, David L. Collins. Sadly, Willa’s beloved husband of 62 years – Floyd Hoskinson, Sr. passed away November 4, 2022 just days after her death.

Left to cherish their parents’ memories is their son, Floyd Hoskinson Jr.; their daughter, Darla Younts and her husband, Patrick Younts; five grandchildren, Marissa Younts Meyer and her husband, Timon Meyer, Cullen Younts and his wife, Samantha Younts, Lee Hoskinson and his partner, Tracy Turner, Tyler Hoskinson and his wife, Maria Berbecaru, Chase Hoskinson and his wife, Pooja Hoskinson; five great-grandchildren, Haeden Hoskinson, Walden Hoskinson, Dominic Younts, Leilani Meyer, and Isabella Younts. She is also survived by two brothers, Manley Collins Jr. and Wendell Collins, and several nieces and nephews.

Willa graduated from Bridgeport High School in 1958 and from Fairmont State College in 1960 with a degree in Secretarial Studies.

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A Memorial Service will be held at a later date at the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Grandy with Reverend Dr. Ken “Rob” Robinson officiating. At her request Willa’s body will be cremated. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. Please share words of comfort with the family at gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.