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Seaver-Brown Chapel
Monday March 14th, 2016
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Seaver-Brown Chapel
Monday March 14th, 2016
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Elizabeth Pearl Barton Coffey

MARION, Va: ELIZABETH PEARL BARTON COFFEY, age 94, died Thursday, March 10, 2016 at Johnston Memorial Hospital, Abingdon, Va. Mrs. Coffey was born January 1, 1922 in Cherokee County, North Carolina, a daughter of the late Wilbur W. and Maude Taylor Barton. She was a member of the Royal Oak Presbyterian Church and was a retired employee of Southwestern State Hospital. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Orville Calloway Coffey. Mrs. Coffey is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Emma Jeanne “Amy” Coffey Mendez and Daniel L. Mendez of Marion, Va.; three grandsons, Michael A. Mendez of Sugar Grove, Va., David E. Mendez of Washington, D.C. and Jason P. Mendez of Richmond, Va.; special nieces, Mary Lou Coffey McKelvey & husband, James of Homosassa, Fl., and Earlene Coffey Wheeler & husband, Richard of Bristol, Tn.; three brothers and sisters-in-law, Ray W. and Virginia Barton of Athens, Tn., Mark E. & Patsy Barton of Harriman, Tn. and Frank Barton of Athens, Tn.; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Monday, March 14, 2016 at 12 noon at Seaver-Brown Chapel with Reverend Alan Gray officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery in Bristol, Tn. The family will receive friends Monday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at Seaver-Brown Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.seaverbrown.com. Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory is honored to serve the Coffey Family.

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Emma, I am so sorry. I didn't know anything about this until just now. I will remember you in my prayers.

MJDunavan Mar 14 2016 12:00 AM

I'm truly saddened to hear of the loss of your dear mother. I remember your mom and dad well when we were youngsters. She was so sweet to me. God Bless You and Yours. I truly understand how hard this is and will be thinking of you. Wish I were there to give you a big hug. Love, Sharon and Jack

Sharon Hutton Zembeck Mar 13 2016 12:00 AM

Dear Amy and Family: So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. You're all in my thoughts and prayers.

Susan White Mar 12 2016 12:00 AM

Dear family, I was so saddened to hear of Mrs. Coffy's passing. I remember her so well when she worked as in the Auxiliary (Pink Lady) at the hospital where I worked. She was always a pleasure to talk to and was such a friendly lady. You will be in my thoughts and prayers during this time.

Helen Vernon Mar 12 2016 12:00 AM

Amy our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. She was a special friend to Ms. Davis and Velma, Becky and Phil Davis

Becky and Phil Davis Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

Emma , Dan, & family, So sorry to hear of Mrs. Coffey passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all at this time..with sympathy, mike & teresa

mike snavely Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the loss of Mrs. Coffey. We really loved her as a neighbor, but especially as a friend.

Larry and Porkey Mar 11 2016 12:00 AM

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