- April 20, 2013
- Toccoa, Georgia
of Roy's Passing
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Whitlock Mortuary, Inc.
120 Rose Lane Toccoa, Georgia 30577
Mr. Roy Livingston Coker, age 85, of Toccoa, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013 at Margaret O'Brien's Personal Care Home.
Born February 20, 1928 in Stephens County, he was a son of the late Church and Annie Whitfield Coker.
He was a member of Glad Tidings Assembly of God and was retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad. Mr. Coker was a U. S. Army Veteran.
Family members include his sister, Lillian Moore; caregivers, Stacy and Peanut Fogle; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Jim Coker and Troy Coker; sisters, Edna Meeks, Christine Patterson, Katie Rice, Cooper Rumsey, and Eufaula "Pete" Bohannon.
Funeral services will be held at eleven o'clock Monday, April 22, 2013 from the Chapel of Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Jerrell Beatty, the Rev. Tommy Childress, and the Rev. Travis Rutland officiating.
Burial will follow at Toccoa City Cemetery with Military Honors provided by the Georgia National Guard.
The family will receive friends at the mortuary from 6 pm until 8 pm Sunday.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Amedisys Hospice, 53 Rock Drive, Toccoa, GA 30577.
Whitlock Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.