|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1937|
|Death: ||Jun. 22, 2007|
DAMASCUS - Robert L. Coram Sr., age 70, went to be with the Lord on
Friday, June 22, 2007, at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon.
He was a lifelong resident of Damascus and was the son of the late
James and Myrtle Perkins Coram. He was retired from Sprint Telephone
Co. after 30 years of service and was an avid fisherman. He was of the
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one
daughter, Barbara Ann Coram, and one brother, Junior Coram.
He is survived by one daughter, Betty Ann Blevins and her husband
Eddie of Damascus; two sons, Robert L. Coram Jr. of Damascus and
James E. Coram and his wife Teresa of Damascus; one grandson, Robert Lee Coram; a
special granddaughter, Crystal Elizabeth Blevins; two great-grandchildren; one sister,
Betty Ashley of Damascus; one brother, Charlie Coram of Laurel Bloomery, Tenn.; and
several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007, at the graveside
at Sunset Memorial Park in Damascus, with Pastor Wayne Baker officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to the
Damascus Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 458, Damascus, VA 24236. There will be no
viewing or visitation at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family by
visiting www.garrettfuneralhome.com or you may fax condolences to (276) 475-5902.
Robert L. Coram Sr. and his family are in the care of Garrett Funeral Home, 203 N. Shady
Ave., Damascus, VA 24236; (276) 475-3631.
Published in the Bristol Herald Courier on 6/23/2007.
Elizabeth M. Toon Coram (1942 - 2004)*
Barbara Ann Coram (1959 - 1960)*
Sunset Memorial Park
Created by: Vernon Miller
Record added: Jun 10, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91691628