William Eldridge Coffman, 87

Hopkins Co TX

Submitted by Gena Forsyth


Funeral services for William Eldridge Coffman of Commerce were held Friday, Nov. 10 at 11 a.m. in Pemberton Funeral Chapel. Rev. Roy Lee Dittmar officiated at the service arranged by Pemberton Funeral Home. Interment followed at Brashear Cemetery in Brashear.

Coffman was born on Dec. 26, 1912, in Hopkins County, the son of William and Nora Ellen Hatton Coffman. He was a longtime resident of Commerce. Coffman was a farmer in Hopkins County, and a former City of Dallas employee. He was Baptist by faith.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and three sisters.