Funeral services for Coleman announced.
Funeral services for Johnnie (Man) Coleman, 78, of Helena will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2008 at the First Missionary Baptist Church at Midland Heights in Helena. Rev. L.T. Mapp will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today in the Kincaid Funeral Home auditorium.
Coleman, born July 17, 1929 in Dehomey, Miss. to John and Olivia Gray-Coleman, died July 15, 2008 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.
He attended school at the old Eliza Miller High School in Helena and was employed many years by McKnight Plywood until his health failed in 1971.
He leaves to cherish his memory, three sons, Arthur L. Coleman of Mt. Holly, N. J., Curtis Coleman of Kenosha, Wis., and Marvin Coleman of Coatesville, Pa.; three brothers, Jessie Coleman of Helena, Charlie Coleman of Grand Rapids, Mich. and Arthur Coleman of Chicago; three sisters, Mary Ivory of California, Martha Payne of Columbus, Ga. and Pricella Brookshire of Milwaukee, Wis.; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Arrangements are by Kincaid Funeral Services.
Friends may sign the online guest book at kincaidfuneralservices.com.