She attended South Cleveland Church of God and was a member of the Primetimer’s Group. She loved quilting, crocheting, gospel music, fishing and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James A. Coffey; parents, Maynard and Bertha Whitmire Varnell; brother, James Varnell; sister, Frances McSpadden; and sons: Jimmy J. Coffey and Jack D. Coffey.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Larry W. and Jackie Coffey of Cottonwood, Calif.; four daughters: Ella Mae Carson of Cleveland, Anita Faye Day and Wanda Marie Mangus, both of Catoosa, Okla., and Barbara Sue McCune and husband, Donald of Otis, Colo.; one brother, Tommy Varnell and wife, Ann, of Cleveland; three sisters: Dorothy Ross, Pauline Phillips, and Christine Swafford, all of Cleveland; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Grissom Funeral with Pastor Chris Moody and the Revs. Barton Coffey and Mark Williams officiating.
Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens with Curtis Coffey, Kraig Mangus, Arden Seaborn, Matthew Howell, Max Swafford, Landon Seaborn, and David Day serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
To send an online condolence to the family, please visit www.grissomfh.net.