Mrs. Annie B. Coats, 80, died Thursday, Sept. 2, 1971.
She was born in Texas on Dec. 24, 1890 and married Samuel Coats in Texas in 1909. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1959, Mr. Coats died in 1960.
Mr. and Mrs. Coats moved to the Chino Valley area from Imperial, Calif. in 1928. Mrs. Coats has resided there every since.
Survivors include six sons, John of Bagdad; Charles of Phoenix; Walter of San Diego, Calif.; Richard of Sacramento, Calif.; Robert of Prescott, and Sammy of Santa Rosa, Calif.; one daughter, Mrs. Eunice Hill of Tucson; 29 grandchildren; 52 great-grandchildren; ten great-great-grandchildren; and three sisters out of state.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7 at the Miller Valley Southern Baptist Church with Rev. Marvin Hall officiating. Burial will be in Mountain View, Prescott. Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 6, from 2 to 8p.m. at Memory Chapel.
Source: The Prescott Courier, Prescott, Arizona, Sunday, September 5, 1971; Pg. 2