Born July 26, 1943, at Senath, he was the son of the late Jess and Margie Dean Coleman.
Survivors include one son, Jess Coleman and wife, Lisa, of Senath, Mo., two daughters, Michelle Cook and husband, Randy, of Kennett, Mo., and Dana Jackson and husband, Jeff, of Paragould, Ark.; one brother, Claxton Coleman, of Senath, Mo.; two sisters, Mary Martin and Betty Lovelady, both of Senath, Mo.; and five grandchildren, Aaron and Jessica Coleman, Andrew and Maddie Cook, and Sadie Jackson.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Elvis Ray, Wilburn, and Junior Coleman.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 20, at the McDaniel Chapel at Senath, Mo., with the Rev. V.J. Brooks officiating.
Burial followed at the Lulu Cemetery.
Pallbearers included Russell Crawford, Gary Johns, Dutchie Lewis, Larry West, Cecil Lewis, Kerman Anderson, and Jessica Coleman.