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Beverly Black Coffer
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Funeral services for Beverly Black Coffer, 80, of Fleming, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church. Burial followed in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Patrick Bowen, Paul (Bubba) Crowley, Clay Godley, Joey Norris, Alfred Woods and Don Woods.

Honorary Pallbearers were the Saints Sunday School Class and the Mt. Olivet Ladies Bible Study Group.

Mrs. Coffer died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, after a short illness.

Born July 15, 1933, in Clarkesville, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Oma Gastley Black. In addition to her parents, she also was preceded in death by her brothers, Jerry Black and John Larry Black; brothers-in-law, Tyson Cruce and Chuck Green; and sisters-in-law, Mary Louise West and Elizabeth Coffer.

She retired from Coastal Cablevision after more than 20 years of service. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Mrs. Coffer was a member of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church, the Saints Sunday School Class, and the Ladies Bible Study Group. She was also a member of the Liberty County Lions Club.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, M.L. Coffer; daughters, Angie Rogers (David) and Amy Bowen (Pat); grandchildren, Jason Rogers (Tracey), Pam Proman (Allen), Briana and Beverly Bowen; great-grandchildren, Elizabeth Rogers and Trey and Payton Proman, all of Fleming; sisters, Margaret Bellisle (Bill), Carolyn Landrum (Everett), Barbara Green, and Beth Black; brother, Jimmy Black (Linda Jean), all of Clarkesville; sisters-in-law, Carol Black of Duluth, Linda Marshall of Clarkesville, and Thressa Morgan of Guyton; and several nieces and nephews.

Remembrances may be made to the Mt. Olivet Building Fund, 455 Mt. Olivet Church Road, Fleming, GA 31309.

Online condolences can be made at

Carter Funeral Home Oglethorpe Chapel, Hinesville, was in charge of the arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, February 12, 2014