|Birth: ||May 28, 1921|
|Death: ||Apr. 13, 2009|
Jean P. Coleman, age 87, died Monday, April 13, at Brooksville Regional Hospital in Brooksville, Fla. She was a charter member of Pittman Park United Methodist Church, a member of the Henderson Sunday School Class and the XYZ Club. Mrs. Coleman was a recipient of the Deen Day Smith Award. She retired from Georgia Southern University.
Jean was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who demonstrated her love on a daily basis. In her later years, her great-grandchildren contributed tremendous joy to her life. She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Glenn Coleman; and son, Jerry G. Coleman Jr.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Veda and William Brinson, Brooksville, Fla.; a half brother, Trummie Patrick, Roswell, Ga.; half sister, Camille Carpenter, Kingsport, Tenn.; grandchildren, Laura and Mike Fulcher, Cole and Dionne Brinson, Brooksville, Fla., and Nicole and Randy Jacobs, McLean, Va. She is also survived by four great-grandsons, Jerry, Dalton, Christian Brinson, Brooksville, Fla., and Aaron Jacobs, McLean, Va.
Visitation will be Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Hodges-Moore Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Pittman Park United Methodist Church with the Rev. Mike Huling officiating.
The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to the funeral service.
Burial will be in Eastside Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Pittman Park UMC, 1102 Fair Road, Statesboro, GA 30458; or to First United Methodist Church,109 South Broad Street, Brooksville, FL 34601.
Hodges-Moore Funeral Home of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements.
Statesboro Herald, April 16, 2009
Jerry Glenn Coleman (1917 - 1985)*
Jerry Glenn Coleman (1946 - 2008)*
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