John R. Coats
- November 7, 1948 - October 15, 2007
of John's Passing
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1 of 6 | Posted by: carl coats - son
“I've been plenty of places in this world for the good of the country, I'm sorry DAD..... I had the chance to drive, but I was scared cause we were...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Carl Coats - N.Littt,e Rock, AR
“I am going to and already miss my dad very much!! Although I didn't get to spend as much time with him as i wanted to, i still know he loved me...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Alexis Coats
“I will miss John, my cousin. He was a very kind and great person and a true patriot. He was also a favorite of my parents, J.D. and Louise Young. My...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Dr. Marilyn Young
“I am going to miss him very much. Normally you only get one father in life, but I had two, and he has been my second father my whole life, even if he...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Rebekah Koeppe
“John was my favorite brother in law. Back in the 1970's his older brother Bob, our son Soren, John and I lived together in Kansas City. He was a...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Susann Rogberg ( formerly Coats)
John Coats, 58, of North Little Rock passed away Monday, October 15, 2007. He was a loving father, a U. S. Army veteran of Vietnam and a member of the North Little Rock VFW.
He is survived by two sons, Carl Coats, of Fort Polk, Louisiana and Dylan Coats, of Fayetteville; daughter, Alexis Coats, of Fayetteville; fianc, Judy Rio; five brothers, Robert, William and Frank Coats, of Florida, James Coats, of Stafford, Virginia and Hank Coats, of California; grandchildren, Ashley Coats, Cavan and Cayden Coats and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl Gideon and Caroline Jarvis Coats, brother, Tommy Coats and sister, Catherine Ann Henderson.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors, 1719 N. 60th Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68104.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 P.M., Friday at North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Thursday at North Little Rock Funeral Home, 1921 Main St., 758-1170. Online obituary and guest register at www.nlrfh.com.