Mrs. Elsie Coleman

Mrs. Elsie Parrish Coleman, 83, of Cedartown, GA, passed away on July 22, 2021, at Floyd Medical Center. 

Born May 28, 1938 in Cedartown, GA she moved to Alabama in 1943. She married W.H. “Billy” Coleman in 1955. They moved back to Cedartown, GA in 1972 and had 25 years together.

Elsie was employed at Polk General Hospital and retired after 34 years.

Elsie was preceded in death by her parents B.J. Parrish and Bertie P. Wilborn, husband W.H. (Billy) Coleman, son David L. Coleman, a sister Elizabeth Jinks, a brother Roy Parrish. Great-Grandsons Jacob Ayers and Colby Corn, and niece Stephanie Parrish. 

Elsie is survived by a brother Jimmy Parrish (Bonnie), daughters Silvia C. Ayers (Marshall), Linda C. Fonseca (Leno); cousins Frances Brown and Joyce Dempsey; grandchildren Tiffany L. Jones (Richard), Greg A. King (Misty), Tomaz Fonseca (Jessie), Jason Ayers (Robbie) and Erin Knight (Ken). Great grandchildren R. Brent Jones, Jayden R. King, Kirstie Ayers, Ian Bryant, Kyle Knight, Kaleb Jeffers and Evan Fonseca. Great grandson Chandler Ayers. A niece and a nephew along with several great nieces and nephews also survive. 

Pallbearers will be Brent Jones, Greg King, Tomaz Fonseca, Leno Fonseca, Dale Holcomb and Austin Davis. 

Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Jones and Marshall Ayers. 

The family will receive friends on Saturday July 24, 2021 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Litesey Funeral Home. 

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday July 25, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Litesey Funeral Home with the burial to follow at the Polk Memory Gardens. The family will also receive friends Sunday July 25, 2021 at The Litesey Funeral Home beginning at 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour. 

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The Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements of Mrs Elsie Coleman. 

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