Jesse “Bud” James Collum, age 88 of Magnolia, DE passed away July 20, 2020 at Kent General Hospital in Dover. Bud was born in Lexington, SC, the son of William & Orrie Collum.
Bud enjoyed a long career as a plumber. He enjoyed playing Bingo & the slots, gardening, going on cruises & woodworking. He loved spending time with family and making others laugh. He was a member of the plumbers union and Trinity UMC where he served on the board of trustees in years past.
Mr. Collum is preceded in death by his first wife Mattie & second wife, Blanche; his parents; his brothers, Dub, Carlee & Roy; and sisters, Orrie Rae, Helen & Grace. He is survived by his stepchildren, Renee Looney, Nelson Wayne Timmons & Vernon Timmons (Angie); grand children, Karen Timmons, Lisa Reynolds (Mike), Amanda Rhodes & Andy Hunter; great grandchildren Jessica & Heather Vautard & Jennifer Reynolds; great, great grand daughter, Jayla Vautard, his sister, Barbara (Peate) Enlow; his niece, Sarah Jane Hutchins (Bill), extended family and friends.
Viewing Thursday, 7/30/2020 from 10 am until his service 11 am at Pippin Funeral Home, Wyoming, DE. Interment to follow at Barratt's Chapel Cemetery, Frederica, DE. Due to covid-19 the family is limited to 50 attendees, social distancing and masks are required. Live stream of the service will be available at www.pippinfuneralhome.com
Memorial donations instead of flowers may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church.
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