Earnestine "Tootie" Hodges Herron Colbert

June 06, 1937 - September 17, 2021

Earnestine "Tootie" Hodges Herron Colbert, 84, of Parrish left her Earthly home on September 17th, 2021. She was a beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She retired from Evenflow with 29+ years. 

The family will received friends on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services followed at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Burial was held at Samaria Baptist Cemetery. Rick Sherer will officiated.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Essie Mae Hodges; sisters, Lorene (Willie) Wright, Earlene (Bo) Robinson and Linda Hodges Busby; daughters, Brenda Gail Herron and Marilyn Herron Busby; husbands, Henry Ray Herron and John Colbert; niece, Vickie Douglas; and great grandson, Jake Vassalle.

She is survived by her daughters, Susan (Dewayne) Williams of Independence, MO and Celeste (James) Sandlin of Parrish; sister, Maxine Garner of Jasper; grandchildren, Vicky (Mike) Mundahl, Mandy (Carlo) Vassalle, Jenny (Johnathan) Martin, Amanda (Daniel) Adcock, Angela Williams and Andy (Amy) Sandlin; great grandchildren, Courtney Bender, GianCarlo Vassalle, Samantha, Elizabeth and Sean Mundahl, Brittan Sandlin, Sarina Adcock, Stephen and Nick Sandlin, Aidan, Kaeli, and Alli Martin and Kara and Chaislyn Banks; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Dewayne Williams, James Sandlin, Larry Busby, Johnathan Martin, Daniel Adcock, Aidan Martin, Tony Tidwell, and Jimmy Robinson.

A special thank you to Denise and Comfort Care for the Love and care given her during her time of decline.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571