Posted: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 5:30 pm
The Messenger, April 17, 2012
Ronald Mack Coffman, 69, of South Fulton died April 16, 2012, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City, TN.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church in South Fulton, with the Rev. David Bayer officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10-11 a.m. Friday.
The family requests that memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142; or Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1159 Parker Road, South Fulton, TN 38257.
He was a member of Fulton Cumberland Presbyterian Church, had retired from the Illinois Central Gulf Railroad as an engineer and had also worked as a truck driver for Reams Farms. He was a member of Robert’s Lodge 172 and Sons of Confederate Veterans and was a former Jaycee. He had lived in this area all of his life.
He is survived by his wife, JoAnn Coffman; his stepmother, Tillie Coffman of Clinton, Ky.; two sons, Chad Coffman and Trevin Coffman, both of South Fulton; his daughter, Keyera Coffman of South Fulton; two stepdaughters, Crystal Stewart of Union City and Tiffany Smith of South Fulton; four grandchildren; a great-grandchild; his stepbrother, Kenny Wilson of Clinton; and his stepsister, Kay Wiley of Clinton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Carolyn (Callicutt) and Wendell H. Coffman; and his son, Flint Coffman.
Online tributes may be left at www.hornbeakfuneralchapel.com.