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Commerce Journal
Feb 15, 2006
Funeral services for Opal Redman Coffman, 95, were held at 11 a.m. Friday at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Charles Strickland and Rev. Jimmy Rose officiating. Interment followed at Hopkins County Emblem Cemetery.  Mrs. Coffman of Sulphur Springs and longtime Commerce resident went home to be with the Lord on Feb. 7, 2006, at Hopkins County Memorial Hospital.  Born Oct. 16, 1910, in Yowell, she was the daughter of Jesse Benjamin and Martha Jane Willingham Redman. Mrs. Coffman married Amos Andrew Coffman on July 3, 1926, in Hopkins County. She was a member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her husband in 1974; one son, Donald Coffman in 1998; her parents and five sisters.  Survivors include four daughters, Myrtle Rogers of Como, Susie Littrell of Sulphur Springs, Bennie Wisdom of Rolla, Mo., and Pat Murray of Sulphur Springs; three sons, David Coffman of Dodd City, Texas, Truitt Coffman of Campbell and Doyle Coffman of Pecan Gap; and one sister, Lizzie Lou Teel of Oklahoma. She is grandmother to 18 children, a great-grandmother to 32 children and great-great-grandmother to 34 children.
Pallbearers are grandsons Jimmy Rogers, Randall Littrell, James Wisdom, Larry Coffman, Tony Coffman and Andy Coffman.  Memorials may be made to Ridgecrest Baptist Church, 918 Bishop, Commerce, TX 75428.