Jan 20, 1939 - May 9, 2014 MOORE Melba Joan Coffman was born on January 20, 1939, to Ivan and Marie Niles in El Reno. Melba passed from this life on May 9, 2014, at the age of 75 years. She enjoyed dancing, puzzles, and going to the casino. She loved butterflies and collected butterfly memorabilia. Melba is survived by her sons, Bobby Coffman and wife Donna, Randy Coffman and wife Debbie, and Wesley Coffman and wife Janea; daughter, Becky Jamison; grandchildren, Lori Hedge and husband Randy, Sherri Davis and husband Danny, Shane Pickering, Joe Coffman, Jake Coffman, Gina Williamson and husband Travis, Bryan Coffman, Laura Pellet and husband Cory, Erick Coffman, Eddy Coffman and wife Kayln, Jeff Joslin and wife Becky, Tina Hankins and husband Jeremy, and Brent Kelley and wife Kristin; 32 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Jimmy Niles and wife Marline, Tommy Niles and wife Margaret, and Donny Niles and wife Mary; and four sisters, Shirley Darnel, Ivana Unruh and husband Jerry, Gay Gouvia, and Peggy Niles. Melba was preceded in death by granddaughter, Christy Kelley; infant brother, Ivan Roy; and her parents, Ivan & Marie Niles. Services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014, Little Chapel of Roses, located inside Resthaven Memory Gardens in Oklahoma City. Services are under direction of John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel.
John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel
120 S Broadway St Moore, OK 73160
Published in The Oklahoman on May 12, 2014