Melba (Dickerson) Coats

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Service Information
Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA
31326
(912)-754-6421
Visitation
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
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Funeral service
Wednesday, Jul. 31, 2019
12:00 PM
Effingham Chapel - Rincon
2460 Highway 21 South
Rincon, GA 31326
View Map
Obituary

GUYTON - Melba Dickerson Coats, 76, passed away July 28, 2019, at Pruitt Health.
The Chatham County native was a caregiver and a homemaker. She volunteered with the USO and the Treutlen House.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herbert Dickerson and Lucille Screen; son, Bryant Roy Coats; and nine siblings.
Survivors include her husband, Bryant N. Coats; son, Larry Lee Coats; granddaughter, Christina Chiariello (Joseph); great-grandchildren, Alex and Cora Chiariello; brothers, Louis, Harley and Ira Dickerson; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation is set from 11 a.m.-noon July 31, 2019. Funeral services will start at noon in the Effingham Chapel of Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home.
Interment will follow in Effingham Memorial Gardens.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel. 754-6421
Published in Effingham Herald from July 31 to Aug. 6, 2019
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