Danielle Hood Collins, 28, of Helena-West Helena, died at her home on Aug. 20, 2017.

Danielle Hood Collins, 28, of Helena-West Helena, died at her home on Aug. 20, 2017.

Danielle was born March 15, 1989 in Little Rock to Charis Hood, and Dwight Swanigan, Jr.

She was a very energetic, lovable and humble child. Danielle attended the Lake View and Barton high schools until 2007.

She confessed a hope in Christ at an early age at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Elaine, Arkansas, where she was a member at the time of her death. She also attended the Christ Deliverance Church in Marvell, and Lake View Church of God in Christ, during her lifetime.

Danielle married t Joseph Collins in 2010.


She was preceded in death by a daughter, Haleigh Renee Strickland, her grandfather, Tommie Hood and her uncle, Jimmy McClain.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Joseph Collins; two daughters, Au'Briana and Kaitlyn, all of Helena-West Helena; her mother and stepfather, Charis and Alaric Dolphin of Belleville, Illinois; her father and stepmother, Dwight and Sharmaine Swanigan of Little Rock; 4 brothers, Tommie Hood of Helena-West Helena, Arthello Davis, Tyler and Dwight Swanigan; a sister, Tinisha Swanigan, of North Little Rock; two grandmothers, Jim Ella Carter of Helena-West Helena, and Linda Pruitt of North Little Rock; six aunts, Easter McClain, Carla McClain, Paula Davis, Annette Davis, Cammeal Swanigan and Toney Richardson; r uncles, Ronald Wilson (Linda), Charlie McClain, Calvin McClain, Clarence Hood (LaToshia), Michael McClain and Hosea Martin; and a host of other beloved relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held today from 4 to 6 p.m. at Kincaid Funeral Services East Chapel . Visitors may also pay their respects at First Baptist Church, 125 Coanza St. in Helena-West Helena on Saturday, Aug. 26 from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral, where Elder George C. Scott of First Baptist Church of Elaine will deliver the eulogy.

Arrangements are entrusted to Kincaid Funeral Services. The online guestbook is at : www.kincaidfuneralservices.com.