Starkey Coleman

Published 12:30 pm Thursday, April 15, 2021


Services for Mr. Starkey Coleman are 2:30 pm, Saturday, April 17, 2021, at Wesson Baptist Church with visitation from 1:00 until the time of the service and interment at Wesson Cemetery.

Mr. Starkey Coleman, 76, of Wesson, went to be with his Lord on April 14, 2021, at his home.

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He was born on March 21, 1945, to the late Sherrod Townsend Coleman and Joanna Ella Barksdale Coleman.

Mr. Coleman owned and operated Wesson Ace Hardware for 27 years. He continued to work as a business owner until his retirement.

He was a member of Wesson Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. Mr. Coleman loved his community, church and family. He will be missed by all that knew and loved him.

Preceding him in death were his parents; brothers, Sherrod Henry Coleman, Truly Coleman, Jerry Wayne Coleman; sisters, Kay Coleman and Dorothy Coleman Tuneburg; and grandson, Jacob Gene Shelton.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 57 years, Katherine Newcomb Coleman; daughters, Rhonda Coleman Posey and husband, Kevin, Sonya Coleman Smith and husband, Mike, Kimberly Coleman Shelton and husband, Roy; brother, Billy Coleman and sister, Judy Coleman Edwards; along with five grandchildren, Garrett Stark Posey and wife, Haley, Anna Katherine Tinsley and husband, Thomas, Joshua Mason Shelton and wife, Kayla, Gage Marshall Posey, Coleman Britt Shelton and wife, Hanna; and three great-grandchildren, Katherine Renea Tinsley, Zayden Carter Shelton and Blair Anniston Posey.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Wesson Baptist Church and Wesson Cemetery Association.

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