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Rueben Francis Coffey
Birth: Jul. 28, 1896
Baylor County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1936
Roosevelt County
New Mexico, USA

Rueben Francis Coffee(y) was the son of James Edward Coffee(y) and Maud Alice Yates. He was born in Seymour, TX on July 28, 1896. He has one sibling Gladys Alice Coffee(y) Burton born in Magnum, OK in 1902. Rueben Francis Coffee(y) married Josephine Beatrice Merrell in Clovis, New Mexico in 1914. He fathered 4 girls Evelyn, Helen, Gladys, and Maudie. Rueben worked for the railroad as a watchman. He died in Portales, New Mexico in 1936. He died just before his 40th birthday. He was loved by his wife and girls. The youngest, Maudie, was only 11 years old when he died. He was my grandfather and I continue to search for his Father James Edward Coffee(y) thought to have been born in Illinois. Rueben Francis's Mother, Maud A. Yates was born in Texas.
CAVEAT: 1935 photo of Rueben Francis Coffee(y)is the one and only photo of him owned by Sherri Gillespie. It appears here only and may not be copied, reproduced, and/or published without owner signed authorization. If it appears anywhere it is reproduced in violation of the copyright. 
Family links: 
  Josephine Beatrice Merrell Thorn (1896 - 1972)*
  Evelyn Viola Coffee Berry (1915 - 1976)*
  Helen Ruby Coffee Wall (1920 - 2005)*
  Gladys Alice Coffee Hennings (1923 - 1983)*
  Maudie Angeline Armstrong (1925 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Portales Cemetery
Roosevelt County
New Mexico, USA
Maintained by: Sherri G.
Originally Created by: Joyce Gore Locke
Record added: Feb 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13434992
Rueben Francis Coffey
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Grandpa you left us too soon and too young. There is so much I would like to ask and share with you. You are remembered and loved. Thank you for your life and legacy. Love,
- Sherri G.
 Added: Jul. 12, 2013

- Marcea75
 Added: Jun. 22, 2010
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