STEPHENVILLE - Services for M. Colleen (Collins) Lucas, 85, a teacher, loving wife, and mother, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at First Christian Church with Debbie Hines officiating. Burial will follow at West End Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Lacy Funeral Home.
M. Colleen was born in Stephenville to T.B. Collins, Sr. and Lula (Tolbert) Collins. She married Richard Lucas on Oct. 22, 1952 in Lingleville.
She was a member of the First Christian Church of Stephenville; and Order of the Eastern Star, Bryan. She was a Past Worthy Matron for the Oriental Chapter #6, Misawa, Japan. She was a Counselor for Wilford Hall Air Force Hospital for Cancer patients. She was among the first female basketball coaches in Texas.
Survivors include her husband, Richard Lucas, Stephenville; daughter Kathleen Lucas, Gainsville, FL; son Robert Lucas, Lake Dallas; and brother, Don Collins, Branch, Ark. She is preceded in death by one sister, Lynn Moy and two brothers, T.B. Collins, Jr., and Johnny Blake Collins.
Memorials may be made to SmileTrain, P.O. Box 96231, Washington, DC 20090-6231.
Online condolences can be made at www.lacyfuneral.com.