Mr. Thomas "Tom" Kendrick Coker, Jr., age 79, a resident of Prattville, AL passed away peacefully at his residence on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, April 15, 2013 from the chapel of Brookside Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Tucker and Rev. Ron Davis officiating . Tom was retired after 31 years with the Montgomery Police Department. He also had served in the United States Army and was a mason and shriner for over 55 years. He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas K. Coker, Sr. and Lalla Dean Palmer, step mother Daisy G. Coker, sister Betty Dean Brittencourt. He is survived by his wife, Joyce K. Coker of Prattville, AL, daughters, Teresa K. Bolton (Tom) of Selma, AL, Sandy Houston (Stephen) of Millbrook, AL, sons Thomas "Buck" K. Coker III of Greenville, AL, Todd R. Coker (Denise) of Deatsville, AL, seven grandchildren and one great granddaughter.The family will receive friends on Monday, April 15, 2013 from 1-2 p.m.at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to AlaCare Hospice of Montgomery, AL.
Brookside Funeral Home of Millbrook, AL directing.