Edna Coles b. Pike County, Ohio -
Newspaper is News-Sun, Springfield, OH on Wednesday, August 10, 1988
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OBITUARY:Edna Coles, 76, of 925 West Liberty Street, Springfield died Tuesday morning, August 9, 1988 at 11:30 a.m. in Mercy Medical Center.
She was born, March 8, 1912 in Pike County, Ohio a daughter of Dana and Bertha (SEWARDS) COLES.
She was a member of the St. Luke Baptist Church where she sang in the mass choir.
Survivors include one son, James INGRAM, Oklahoma, City;
two daughters, Eileen GREENE and Gail GEE, both of Springfield;
three sisters, Thelma NEWSOME, Columbus,
Bernice COLES, Chillicothe
and Pauline DAVIS, Fort Wayne, Indiana;
three devoted nieces, Martha ROBINSON,
and Marsha HARRIS;
a devoted friend, Sam WEMBLEY; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Her body was taken to the Dennis L. Porter Funeral Home where friends may call after 2 p.m., Thursday with the family present from 7-9 p.m.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. in the St. Luke Baptist Church with Pastor Larry Coleman officiating.
Interment will follow in Ferncliff Cemetery. Her body will lie in state at the church for two hours prior to services. The family will receive friends at 1552 South Fountain.