Originally created 07/10/98

Mr. Lewis Coleman Sr.



MIDVILLE, Ga. -- Mr. Lewis Coleman Sr., 83, died Wednesday, July 8, 1998, at Emanuel Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today in Midville United Methodist Church with the Revs. Larry Sauls and Hyatt Smith officiating. Burial will be in Midville City Cemetery.

Mr. Coleman, a native of Emanuel County, had retired as owner and operator of Coleman Furniture Co. He was a member of First United Methodist Church, where he served on the administrative board and was a Sunday school secretary.

Survivors include a son, Lewis Coleman Jr., Augusta; a daughter, Rosalind Oglesby, Midville; a brother, Arthur Coleman, Midville; a sister, Billie Kemp, Barnesville; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ralph Sandeford, Robby Powers, Glenn Saxon, Scotty Womack, Chesley Flanders and Bobby Riggs.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the administrative board of Midville United Methodist Church and Union Grove United Methodist Church.

Peebles-Curry-Durden Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.