Coffman Rites To Be Monday
Brief funeral services for James Chris Coffman, 80, retired Slaughters tobacconist who died Thursday in Nashville following a long period of ill health, will be conducted at 2:30 pm Monday at the Slaughters cemetery, burial site.
Rev. J L Piercy, pastor of Slaughters Methodist church, will officiate at the last rites. Pallbearers will be James W Hammond, Richard Anderson, D C Whitaker, Ernest Hopgood, J T Hammond and Burl Dunkerson. The body is at S T Harris Funeral Home, 224 North Main street, until the funeral.
Mr Coffman was married to Miss Isa B Hopgood, who died in 1901. He is survived by the following children: Holman Coffman, Bronx, NY; Baron Coffman, Billings, Montana; Mrs Effie Collison, Houston, Texas; Mrs Ivye Eccles, Corvallis, Oregon, Rands Zachery, Austin, Montana; Mrs Nannie Watson Hammond, Memphis, Tenn; and Mrs Grace Prather, Beaumon, Calif., seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a sister, Mrs Mildred Vanonver, Evansville.
Slaughters Cemetery, Webster Co, Ky
James Christopher "Chris" Coffman, 20 Aug 1865 - [no date of death]