|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1931|
|Death: ||May 21, 2008|
Thomas Ward Coffey, 77 of Kingston went to be with our Lord on Wednesday May 21, 2008 at Methodist Medical Center, Oak Ridge after a sudden illness.
Born in 1931 in Old Hickory, TN he was the son of Ralph Bascomb 'R.B.' and Willie (Billie) Dillard Coffey, both of whom preceded him in death. He was a retired senior laboratory technician at Oak Ridge National Laboratory and K-25, and a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years Pearl Nussmeyer Coffey of Kingston.
Sons and daughters in law Mike and Tammie Coffey of Oak Ridge, Mitch and Sherry Coffey, Mark and Sheri Coffey all of Kingston.
Five grandchildren Tara McCarley and Tommy Coffey of Oak Ridge and Chrislyn Coffey, Rachel Coffey and Matthew Coffey of Kingston; Two great grandchildren Riley and Micah McCarley of Oak Ridge.
Sister and brother in law Joyce and Ernie Kohn of Palos Park, Illinois; Sisters in law and brothers in law Lois Gatlin of Mt. Joliet, Illinois, Jean Miller of Knoxville, Shirley and Clyde Clemons and Carol and Bethel Poston of Kingston. Many nieces nephews and friends.
Funeral 7pm Friday May 23, 2008 in the Kyker Chapel with Pastor Sonny Works and the Rev. Mark Caldwell officiating. Graveside service and burial will be 1pm Saturday May 24, in Kingston Memorial Gardens on Lawnville Road. The family will receive friends form 5 until 7pm Friday at the Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston.
Ralph Bascomb Coffey (1908 - 1985)
Willie D. Coffey (1908 - 1991)
Kingston Memorial Gardens
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Originally Created by: Karen Ann King Starkey
Record added: Jan 31, 2014
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