(KWES) - Family members and the oil and gas industry is remembering the life of Ted Collins Jr. tonight.
We're told Collins graduated from the University of Oklahoma and was a successful oil man, president and partner in many companies.
Also, we're told Collins served on many boards and has received numerous industry awards, including the Life Time Achievement Award and the P-B-P-A Top Hand Award.
We're told Collins was inducted into the Petroleum Hall of Fame and has served as the chairman of the Wildcat Committee since 1984.
On Thursday, we're told a visitation will be held at Nalley-Pickle & Welch, followed by a memorial service and private burial service.
The family said they would love to hear, see and share your memories and photos of Ted by sending them to firstname.lastname@example.org.