Viva Mae Franklin Coleman

Published 5:00 am Tuesday, April 24, 2001

Services for Viva Mae Franklin Coleman of Abbeville, La., willbe held at a later date. Harrigill Funeral Home is in charge ofarrangements.

Mrs. Coleman, 67, died April 22, 2001, at King’s DaughtersMedical Center of cancer. She was born in Louisiana on Dec. 13,1933, to Cicero Franklin and Christine Franklin.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of Tullos First BaptistChurch.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

Survivors are her husband, Charles E. Coleman Sr. of Winnie,Texas; her sons, Eddie Coleman of Brookhaven and Gary Coleman ofWinnie; her daughters, Lisa Coleman LeMaire of Abbeville, and LindaFranklin Nichols and Teresa Coleman Comeaux, both of Tucson, Ariz.;her brother, E. R. Franklin of Clarks, La.; her sisters, MarseColeman of Tullos, La., Ruth Doffitt and Carolyn Aycock, both ofOlla, La., Sue Franklin Simons of Shreveport, Shirley Harris ofMonterey, La., and Dorty McCartney of Uraina, La.; and 10grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.