Courtney Blair Collums
Millington, TN formerly Clarksdale, MS
Courtney Blair Collums, 32, a retail sales, died March 23, 2019 at Methodist University, Memphis, TN. Visitation is Saturday, March 30, 2019, 10-11am at Riverside Baptist Church in Clarksdale, MS. Funeral services are 11:00am Saturday at Riverside Baptist Church in with burial in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale, MS is handling the arrangements.
Courtney loved her family and animals. She loved music and coloring. She was a member of Oakhurst Baptist Church.
Courtney was a loving, giving, full of life beautiful person. She was an awesome mother, daughter, sister and friend. She gave so much of herself to all who knew her. Once you met her she was in your heart and unforgettable. She loved her family and people. She loved life and everything about it. Courtney was an inspiration to so many people. Courtney had been fighting Acute Mylo Leukemia since November 2017. She was in remission for 245 days. In November 2018 the cancer had come back. Courtney fought hard from November 2018 until March 23, 2019. A week before she died the doctors told her she was leukemia free. Courtney had won the fight again. She was unbreakable. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends but she will never ever be forgotten. "The Lord will fight for you; you need only to be still." Exodus 14:14.
Survivors include: son Peyton Dudley Higginbotham of Lyon, MS. Parents Beth Caffey Collums and Ricky Collums of Millington, TN. Twin sister Whitney Collums Green (Dustin) of Covington, TN, brother River Warren Collums of Millington, TN.