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Leroy Briggs “Roy” Coleman

Nashville, Howard County, Arkansas, USA
Death 19 Jun 1980 (aged 77)
Idabel, McCurtain County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Garvin, McCurtain County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 29207317 · View Source
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Idabel, Oklahoma, Roy Briggs Coleman, 77, of Idabel, died Thursday morning in an Idabel Hospital.

Services are pending with Norwood-Welch Funeral Home in Idabel.

Born December 11, 1902, at Nashville, Arkansas, to Leroy Hearmon Coleman and Amanda Cyrene "Callie" Miller Coleman.

He had lived his entire lifetime in Idabel. He was a retired rancher, a member of the First Christian Church, and a member of the Idabel Masonic Lodge.

Survivors include his wife: Lessie Christian Coleman, of Idabel, four sons: Roy Edward Coleman of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Robert D. Coleman, of Texarkana, Donald D. Coleman and James R. Coleman, both of Idabel, five daughters: Laverne Willis, of Richland, Washington, Wilma Gibert of Idabel, Vivian Davis of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Rose Marie Maguire of South Siox City, Nebraska, and Edna Hogan of California, three brothers: Tad Coleman of Richland, Washington, Luther Coleman of New York, William Chaney "Bud" of Eugene Oregon, a sister: Viola Roberts of Richland Washington, 26 grandchildren, 11 great grand children, 5 step grandchildren, 7 step great grandchildren.

Program handed out at Funeral reads: Roy Briggs Coleman, BORN: December 11, 1902, Nashville, Arkansans, DIED: June 19, 1980, Idabel Oklahoma, SERVICES: Sunday, June 22, 1980, 2:00 P. M. Norwood-Welch Chapel , Idabel. OFFICATING: Rev. Arch Taylor. PALLBEARS: Raymond Appling, Lloyd Helms, W. M. Campbell, James Dillard, Walker Davis, Chester Bender . INTERMENT: Forest Hill Cemetery, Garvin, Idabel, Oklahoma under the direction of Norwood-Welch Funeral Home.

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  • Maintained by: Linda Newman
  • Originally Created by: Wilton Golson
  • Added: 21 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29207317
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leroy Briggs “Roy” Coleman (11 Dec 1902–19 Jun 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29207317, citing Forest Hill Cemetery, Garvin, McCurtain County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Linda Newman (contributor 47441297) .