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 Carl Miller Cofer

Carl Miller Cofer

Death 16 Nov 2012 (aged 86)
Ringgold, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA
Burial Ringgold, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 100826240 · View Source
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November 17, 2012
Chattanooga Times Free Press

RINGGOLD, GA - Carl Miller Cofer, 86, passed away Friday, November 16, 2012.

A native of Georgetown, TN, Carl has lived in the Ringgold, GA area for the past 74 years.

He was a former employee of Greased Lightning, a World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy where he served on the USS Bogue and a member of Ringgold First Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Lucille Shamlin Landen; and father, French Cofer.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Mildred Jay Cofer, of Ringgold, GA; daughter, Donna (Eddie) Bomar, of Ringgold, GA; sister, Jean Greene, of Ringgold, GA; two grandsons, Tyson (Mary) Bomar and Kelly (Jamie) Bomar; two great-grandchildren, Devan and Cooper Bomar; three stepgreat-grandchildren several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, November 18, 2012 at the Ringgold First Baptist Church with Dr. Dan Whitaker and Dr. Bruce Sloan officiating.

Interment will follow at Anderson Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 3-9 p.m. today and until 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Georgia Baptist Children's Home.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home, Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold, GA.





  • Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
  • Added: 17 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100826240
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Carl Miller Cofer (10 Mar 1926–16 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100826240, citing Nathan Anderson Historic Cemetery, Ringgold, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Richard B. Tucker, Sr. (contributor 46898412) .