Funeral services pending for man stabbed by roommate at retirement home

Collin Smalls (Source: Family)
Collin Smalls (Source: Family)

Family members of a senior citizen brutally stabbed to death in Jackson said they plan to have the funeral for Collin Smalls in Clarksdale.

Jackson police say Smalls was stabbed multiple times in his face and chest sometime before 3 a.m. on Friday.

Family friends of Smalls said he was 63 years-old, very kind and wouldn't harm anyone.

Smalls lived at the LaFleur Haven Retirement Community on Briarwood Drive in North Jackson.

Authorities said Smalls' roommate Charles Davis confessed to the crime.

Davis was arrested and charged with murder.

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