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Franklin Coker

Franklin D. Coker

Saturday, April 28, 1934 - Friday, April 9, 2021
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Obituary

Franklin Delano Coker grabbed the hand of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, April 8, 2021. Frank was born on April 28,1934 in Yantis, Texas to the late James W. Coker and Zula (Tucker) Coker. Mr. Coker lived a good life, putting his faith in God to guide his way. Frank was a Senior Advertising Coordinator for the Dallas Morning News and retired after 46 years of dedicated service. He was a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Church of Yantis where he taught the children in Sunday School Class. Frank sponsored the church choir along with his wife Aline, travelling to all sorts of destinations including Hawaii. Mr. Coker was a member of the Lions Club. He is survived by the love of his life wife Aline B. (Smith) Coker; son Christopher F. Coker; niece Deborah E. Mitchell and other nieces and nephews. “Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God” Matthew 5:8
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 from 11:00 am to 11:30 am at First Baptist Church of Yantis 100 Church St. Yantis, Texas 75497. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Yantis 100 Church St. Yantis, Texas 75497 at 11:30 am. Bro. Jim Coker, Bro. Shannon Hassell and Bro. Danny Parker conducting, interment will follow at Sharp Cemetery in Yantis.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | 11:00am - 11:30am
    When
    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 11:00am - 11:30am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of Yantis
    Address
    100 Church St.
    Yantis, Texas 75497
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | 11:30am
    When
    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 11:30am
    Location
    First Baptist Church of Yantis
    Address
    100 Church St.
    Yantis, Texas 75497
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Bo. Jim Coker
    Co-Celebrant
    Bro. Shannon Hassell
    Bro. Danny Parker
  • Interment

    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 | 12:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, April 13, 2021 12:00pm
    Location
    Sharp Cemetery
    Address
    County Road 1850
    Yantis, Texas 75497
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Shannon L Hassell

Posted at 09:50am
Praying for Aline and all the family during this time. I was blessed and privileged to know and serve with Bro. Frank!
Shannon and Cyndi Hassell
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