The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


October 1, 2013

Jonnie Frances Coleman

Graveside services for Jonnie Frances Coleman, 92, of Elkhart, will be at 1 p.m. today at Pilgrim Cemetery with the Rev. Jeffrey Craft officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Coleman passed away Saturday, Sept. 28 at Palestine Regional Medical Center.

She was born Sept. 3, 1921 in Grapeland to William Peyton Gammage and Erie Bridges Gammage.

Mrs. Coleman was a homemaker. She enjoyed sewing, making pot holders, drawing and solving word puzzles. She especially loved watching videos of her great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Coleman was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 50 years, Homer Coleman; and her beloved sister, Betty Burke.

She is survived by daughter, Rita Parker and husband Roger; and daughter, Connie Coleman; three grandchildren, Justin Parker and wife Jennifer, Ashlee Clark and husband Jonathan and Coleman Evans; two great-grandchildren, Benjamin Parker and Harper Clark.

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