Henry Coats

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Henry Earl Coats, age 94. Sunrise July 1, 1922 and Sunset June 20, 2017. Retired U.S. Air Force Master Sergeant. A former Chaplain of the Retired Armed Forces Association

Preceded in death by father, John Coats; mother, Bertha Lee Thomas-Coats; maternal grandparents; brothers; Lindsay and Charlie Coats, and sister, Arletha Coats-Harper.

Left to cherish his memory, his best friend and devoted wife of 23 1/2 years, Patricia L. Coats; children, Marc Dentley, Lloyd W. Black III, Renee Black; grandchildren, Deborah Dentley, Jovannah Dentley; grandson, Jerome L. Lacey; sister-in-laws, Phyllis Grice, Peggy Lee, Glenda Perry, Deborah Brown; brother-in-law, Larry Perry; loving and special cousin, Ollie Miree and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation 10:00 a.m. Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Christ Memorial Missionary Baptist Church 3330 E. Livingston Avenue.

Interment at Dayton National Cemetery.

Condolence Messages

  1. My condolences to the family. May the God of tender mercies comfort and strengthen you. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4

  2. To: The Coats Family.
    I am sorry for your lost. May you find comfort in God’s word the Bible. Jesus said: At John 6:40 For this is the will of my Father, that everyone who recognizes the Son and exercises faith in him should have everlasting life, and I will resurrect him on the last day.
    May the hope and promises in this Scripture bring you comfort and strength to endure the difficult days ahead.
    For more information please visit jw.org (Search Comfort)

  3. Miss Kimberly D. Reeder

    My prayers are with you and your family Mrs. Coats! Love you and am praying for you all.

  4. Patricia McCall-Steele

    My prayers are with you at this time of grief. Mr. Coats was a wonderful man who fixed my Lincoln numerous times. He was a Godly man and lived a good life.

  5. You will forever be in my heart Uncle Henry. I love you to the moon and back.

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