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Robert Allen Coleman

 

Robert Allen Coleman, age 74 of Loose Creek, passed away surrounded by his family and friends on Friday, May 11, 2018, at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City.

 

Robert was born March 2, 1944, in New Bloomfield, a son to the late William Albert and Gertrude Virginia (Lane) Scruggs.

 

On April 15, 1972, Robert was united in marriage to Beverly Jo (Long) Coleman.  She survives of Linn.  

 

Robert was a graduate of Jefferson City High School and Lincoln University.  He served in the United States Army during the Berlin Uprising.

 

Robert was employed as a Foreman for BCD/Keating Construction and had also worked at Drinkard Body, Mike’s Corner Pocket and Spectators Bar and Grill.

 

Robert enjoyed building and racing cars, bowling, and shooting pool.  His greatest joy came from spending time with his family

 

Robert is survived by:  his daughter, Kara L. LeCure and her husband Jason of Bonnots Mill; three grandchildren, Rozlyn, Jaiden and Gavin LeCure; four brothers, Ronald (Lana) Coleman of Jefferson City, Paul (Joan) Coleman of Jefferson City, William (Sharon) Coleman of Ft. Meyer, FL, and Timothy (Angie) Coleman of Jefferson City; four sisters, Joan (Ronald) Hassler of Jefferson City, Barbara Rebecca Gibler of Jefferson City, Rosieta Karene (Tommy) Drinkard of Jefferson City, and Kimberly Owens of Jefferson City; his step-mother, Barbara L. Coleman of Jefferson City along with many nieces and nephews.

 

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by three sisters, Rhonda Coleman, Paulette Coleman and Henrietta Ousley.

 

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at Morton Chapel in Linn. Family graveside services will be held at Hickory Hill Cemetery at a later date.

 

In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may be made to the Family of Robert Coleman.


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A The Color of Memories Table Arrangement was ordered on May 14, 2018

Expression of Sympathy May 14 2018 12:00 AM

I'm so sorry that i won't be able to be at the visitation as I will be out of town that day. Rest In Peace Bob Coleman, you will be fondly missed by all who knew you. My deepest sympathies to the families.

Your friend, Charlie Zimmerman May 13 2018 12:00 AM

Robert will be sadly missed! Sorry I'm so far away. Rest in peace my friend! Condolences to his family, his Brothers and Kara

Dean Gunter May 13 2018 12:00 AM

Rest in peace Robert! You will be missed!!
To the Coleman brothers and sisters my heart breaks for you, as I know you were very close.
Until we meet again......
C~

Coleman May 12 2018 12:00 AM

Bob was an awesome dad and a wonderful man. Kara, we are so sorry for your loss.

The Ballew Family May 12 2018 12:00 AM

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