Thomas Coghlan

Published 5:49 pm Friday, May 22, 2020

Private graveside for Mr. Thomas Coghlan of Brookhaven is 2:00 pm Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Rawls Cemetery, Bogue Chitto.

Mr. Thomas Jasper Coghlan, 81, fought life’s final war with pain as death gave way to victory and he went home to be with his living Savior, Jesus Christ.

Jasper was born in Lincoln County on October 27, 1938 to Frank Coghlan and L.E. Hammack Coghlan.

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Jasper was preceded in death by his loving wife, Geneva Magee Coghlan; his parents; three brothers, Cecil Coghlan, Derald Coghlan, Jack Coghlan; and three sisters, Laura Williams, Hazel Bordelon and Faye Rollins; and a great-grandson, Keithan James Bishop.

Those left to cherish their memories with Jasper are two daughters, Jan Davis and Kay Davis and husband, William; brother, Garland Coghlan and wife, Rose; sisters, Jean Murray and Carline Bordelon; five granddaughters, Michelle Hatfield, Dawn Bishop, Chasity Furr, Evette Davis and Tabetha Taylor; 10 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

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