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Billy Coleman

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Billy Coleman
Billy Joe Coleman, 76, a resident of Hornersville, Mo., passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Born Aug. 10, 1936, in Hornersville, son of the late Arthur and Della Coleman, he was a U.S. Marine veteran.

On Aug. 20, 1955, he married Norma Deakins, who preceded him in death in 2004. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Della Coleman; six brothers, J.D. Coleman, Melvin Coleman, Leonard Coleman, Junior Coleman, Ronnie Coleman and Bobby Coleman, and two sisters, Kay Holloway and Freda Bridges.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Coleman and wife, Terri, of Caruth, Mo., and Danny Coleman and significant other, Donna, of Hornersville; two daughters, Elaina Reynolds, of Belleview, Fla., and Daina DeLong and husband, Wes, of Mountain View, Calif.; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews, and many friends.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Wednesday, Jan. 30, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Hornersville.

Private family graveside services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to John J. Pershing VA Medical Center, 1500 N. Westwood Blvd., Poplar Bluff, Mo., GPF9701.