JAMES EDWARD "SCOOP" COLLINS of Ocean City, Maryland, formerly of Baltimore, died Wednesday, May 31, 2006 at peace in his home. Beloved husband of the late Anne Bodnar; loving father of Tom, John and James "Skip"; grandfather of April, Michael, Will and Gaemus. Mr. Collins was was WWII Navy Veteran, a graduate of the University of Maryland, a retired electrical engineer for the General Electric Company, and a prominent Ocean City businessman. A Memorial Visitation will be held in "Scoop's" honor at the Burbage Funeral Home, 108 William Street, in historic Berlin, MD 21811, beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 11. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Mary's Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 208 South Baltimore Ave., in downtown Ocean City, MD beginning at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, June 12. Memorial contributions may be made to Atlantic General Hospital, and Coastal Hospice.beloved husband of Lola A. Crowther; loving father of Wayne Clayton Crowther Jr. and his wife Tammy, and Michele Lynn Crowther; dear grandfather of Isabella Rose Crowther; cherished brother of Sandra Webster, Michael James Crowther and Kimberly Crowther. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories - Parkville on Friday, 3-5 & 7-9 P.M. A funeral service will be held Saturday, 11 A.M. at the funeral home. Interment Moreland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Isabella Rose Crowther College Fund, c/o Evans Funeral Chapel.