Frank C. Coffey
Frank C. Coffey, 85 , a native of Jay, FL died on Sunday, May 12, 2013.
Frank was born February 27, 1928 to the late Derlie and John Coffey.
Frank served in the Army Air Corps in 1947-48. He had a thirty-two year career as an electrician at NAS Pensacola where he worked in the Naval Air Rework Facility. He looked forward to the annual NARF retirees fish fry each May where he and his retired co-workers would gather and talk about the old days.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Daphfanee; son, Darrell Wade; and a brother, Joel Coffey.
Frank leaves behind two sons, Richard (Theresa) Coffey of Cantonment, FL and Frankie Coffey of Jay, FL; a daughter, Debra (Ellison) Weaver of Mobile, AL; grandson, Michael (Deborah) Pilgrim of Jay, FL; granddaughters, Cassie (Elbert) Wheeler of Wilmer, AL, Miranda Coffey (Kevin) Lampron of Cantonment, FL, and Amanda (Chris) Stanford of Jay, FL ; his great grandsons, Blake Pilgrim of Jay, FL, Trevor Wheeler of Wilmer, AL, and Jared Stanford of Jay, FL; great granddaughters, Katie Stanford of Jay, FL, Jubilee Lampron of Cantonment, FL, and Carissa Wheeler of Wilmer, AL; three brothers, George Coffey, Mack Coffey and Carlton Coffey; and five sisters, Inez Barlow, Josie Roloph, Betty Vickers, Edna Brame, and Kay Dulaney.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Lewis Funeral Home Milton Chapel with Bro. Howard Henry and Bro. James Copeland, officiating. Burial to follow in the Coffey family plot at Cobbtown Mennonite Church Cemetery, Jay, FL.
Family will begin receiving friends at 12 p.m. one hour prior to services.
Lewis Funeral Home, Milton Chapel entrusted with arrangements.
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on May 15, 2013