|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1932|
S. B. Coleman, 83 years old, one of the best known citizens of Danville, died Sunday night at 12 o'clock at his home on East Main street, Danville, after a brief illness of a complication of diseases.
Mr. Coleman was born in Mercer county and when a young man moved to Nelson county, where he engaged in farming, being highly respected and successful. He lived in Nelson until 1900, when he moved with his family to Boyle county. He had been an active and loyal member of the Baptist church nearly all of his life and lived an exemplary life. He will be greatly missed, not only by his family, but many friends.
Mr. Coleman is survived by his wife, Mrs. Hattie Eddleman Coleman, and on February 1st Mr. and Mrs. Coleman celebrated their sixtieth marriage anniversary. Two sons, Messrs. W. B. and J. H. Coleman, of this city, and three daughters, Mrs. F. M. Gerhart, of Columbus, Miss.; Mrs. J. N. Shaunty, of Enid, Okla., and Mrs. E. C. Miller, of Chicago, also survive. Mr. Coleman was a son of the late Henry Coleman and was the last of thirteen children.
Funeral services will be held at the residence, 537 East Main street, Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, conducted by Dr. C. C. Warren, pastor of the Lexington Avenue Baptist church. Interment will take place in Bellevue cemetery.
(Courtesy of Harrodsburg Herald, Harrodsburg, Mercer Co, Ky, Fri Mar 4, 1932)
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