Gainesville - William E. "Bill" Coleman, age 80, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Haven Hospice, E.T. York Care Center in Gainesville. Bill was born in Inverness, FL. March 25, 1934 to Lewis James and Mary Eugenia Winfrey Coleman. Bill moved to Gainesville in 1946. He was a Building Contractor and Cattle Rancher. He was preceded in death by his Parents and his wife of fifty-nine years Pauline Hilliard Coleman June 17, 2014. Bill is a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include his daughter Eugenia Coleman Rivera of Gainesville, FL, a son Winfrey "Kim" Coleman of Gainesville, FL, sister, Judy Parkinson (Stan) of Mareitta, GA, brother Earl Coleman (Merlyn) of Jacksonville, FL and three grandchildren, Christa and Elisa Rivera and Kimberlee Coleman.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday in the Milam Funeral Home Chapel of Newberry at 2:00 P.M. The family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M. Burial will follow at Cherry Sink Cemetery, Gilchrist County, FL.

If you would like to make contributions, you should make them to Haven Hospice of Gainesville, 4200 N.W. 90th Blvd. Gainesville, FL 32606.

Funeral Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, 22405 West Newberry Road, Newberry, FL 32669, 352-472-5361.

Funeral Home

Milam Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. of Newberry
22405 West Newberry Road Newberry, FL 32669
(800) 433-5361

Published in Gainesville Sun from July 18 to July 19, 2014