- October 9, 1927 - March 23, 2013
- Memphis, Tennessee
of Frances' Passing
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“Beverly, you and your family are in my prayers. She was good to Kellie and Jason when they were a part of her family. God is with you and will be...Read More »
1 of 33 | Posted by: Dianne Rhea
“I met Frances in the 1980's when she held a garage sale, and I bought a sofa from her. My maiden name was Kerrin Frances Hendren, so she and I...Read More »
2 of 33 | Posted by: Kerrin Parris
“Keith, Lynn, David and Bev - John and I loved Frances so much and value the difference she made in our lives, especially in 2011. We will miss her...Read More »
3 of 33 | Posted by: Ann Riner Conyers
“Please know all of us at AnMed Health are sadden by your loss. May the spirit of the Lord take you through this difficult time. God Bless
4 of 33 | Posted by: Vicki J. Foster
“Your family is in our thoughts and prayers as your family deals with your great loss. May your spirit fly high watching over your family as they...Read More »
5 of 33 | Posted by: adam - Memphis, TN
“Beverly and Family, So sorry about your mother. It makes a huge hole in your heart and life. I am praying for you and the extended families. Know...Read More »
6 of 33 | Posted by: Donna Massey
“Beverly, we were saddened to hear the news about your mom. Our prayers are with you and your family. God bless you in your sorrow.Sue and Archie...Read More »
7 of 33 | Posted by: Sue Cochran
“Sorry to hear this; she certainly knew how to make people feel welcome.
8 of 33 | Posted by: Bob Hendren
“So sorry to hear about your mom. Praying for all of you.
9 of 33 | Posted by: Susan Anderson
“Beverly, Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. With deepest sympathy, Becky Pickens, Anderson, SC
10 of 33 | Posted by: Becky Pickens, Anderson,SC
“Beverly,Please know I am thinking of you and your family with deepest sypathy.
11 of 33 | Posted by: Becky Pickens, Anderson, SC
“Lynn,I have always been fond of Dikie. She, Keith, you and the rest of the family are in my prayers. I know you miss her very much as will I. Love,...Read More »
12 of 33 | Posted by: John Lamb
“My deepest sympathy for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
13 of 33 | Posted by: Katrina Minor
“May the Lord strengthen you and give you peace during this time. And, may you continue to experience her love as it lives on.
14 of 33 | Posted by: Theresa Perkins
“Sorry, our prayers are with you.
15 of 33 | Posted by: Connie Chandler
“Our heartfelt sympathies and prayers. John and Judy Swizdaryk and family, Anderson, South Carolina,
16 of 33 | Posted by: yahoo
“Lynn - So sorry to hear about your Mother. Know you are in my thoughts.
17 of 33 | Posted by: Leanna Garrick
“My thoughts and prayers are with you.
18 of 33 | Posted by: Lynnette Crutcher
“Lynn and family, I am so saddened by your loss.... you are in my prayers. Love, Lili
19 of 33 | Posted by: Lili Clark Turner
“Beverly, Please accept my Frienship, Thoughts, and Prayers. May the Lords light shine down on your Mother, You, and your entire Family, to give you...Read More »
20 of 33 | Posted by: Dennis Kerwin, Simpsonville,SC
“Dear Uncle Lynn and family - Words can't express the grief that I share with you. I know there is celebration in heaven that your mom is there and is...Read More »
21 of 33 | Posted by: Julie Hackmann
“Lynn and family. I am so very saddened by your loss. I pray for comfort and peace. God Bless you all.
22 of 33 | Posted by: Liz Gardo
“Lynn...you, your Dad and family are in our prayers. May the grace of our loving God wrap you and comfort you during this time.
23 of 33 | Posted by: Roy and Angela (Bryant) Sykes
“Lynn and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are for your comfort and peace. Love to all, Bev King
24 of 33 | Posted by: Beverlee King
“We send our sympathies to you Lynn and family. Lynn and Becky were in the hand bell choir at Tempe First United Methodist church. Lynn babysit our...Read More »
25 of 33 | Posted by: Becky Hasler
“Praying for God's peace and grace for all of you, and sending all my love.
26 of 33 | Posted by: Jennifer (McDowell) Exoo
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Mrs. Charline Watson and Curtis and Lynn woodward
27 of 33 | Posted by: Watson family
“I simply ache for Uncle Keith and dear Lynn, David, and Beverly. Some of the happiest days of my young life were those spent with Aunt Dike &...Read More »
28 of 33 | Posted by: Julianne Hendren
“My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone who loved and cared for Frances. Frances was so wonderful to share with me all of our family photos and...Read More »
29 of 33 | Posted by: Priscilla Underwood Morris
“I go back a long time with Frances. I am so sorry to learn of her death. Keith, David, Lynn and Beverly my toughts andprayers are with you.
30 of 33 | Posted by: Jewel Pinkston
“Frances was very devoted to her family, the focal point of her life. She was a dedicated member of her church, and supportive friend to all who...Read More »
31 of 33 | Posted by: Linda and Jim McKinley
“Lynn & All of Dikie's Family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Dikie and your family have been in our prayers for a long time. She was...Read More »
32 of 33 | Posted by: Allen & Beverly Escue
“Am so sorry to hear of Frances passing. She was a wonderful lady and cared for others even though she was ill. We shall all miss her...
33 of 33 | Posted by: Martha Meyer
High Point Funeral Chapel
Frances Hendren Coffman, 85, died Saturday, March 23, 2013, at her home in Memphis, TN. She was born in Lauderdale, County, TN to O.D. and Bessie Hendren, on October 9, 1927. Frances was raised in Flippin, TN and lived most of her life in Memphis. After graduating from Ripley High School, she attended Bethel College. She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Keith Coffman of Memphis; two sons, David Coffman of Olive Branch, MS, and Lynn Coffman of Memphis; a daughter, Beverly Hight of Anderson, SC; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She is also survived by a sister, Elizabeth Cochran of Brookhaven, MS and a brother, William Hendren of Ocean Springs, MS. She is preceded in death by two brothers, Julian Hendren and Marvin Hendren and one sister Anna Kate Shultz. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Aldersgate United Methodist Church with Funeral Service to follow at 2 p.m. Those attending the interment will reconvene at Gates Cemetery in Gates, TN at 4:30 p.m. that evening. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Aldersgate UMC, 4459 Willow Rd., Memphis, TN 38117, designated to the Scholarship Fund. Arrangements entrusted to High Point Funeral
3788 Summer Avenue Memphis, TN 38122
Tel. (901) 454-5795