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Jacksonville, Florida


December 19, 2020
Jacksonville, Florida


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Alphonso West Mortuary - Jacksonville Obituary

Mrs. Nadine Williams Kohn passed away peacefully December 19, 2020.  A native of Jacksonville, she attended the local schools of Duval County, graduating from New Stanton Senior High School – Class of 1964.  Furthering her education, she attended Edward Waters College where she earned a B.S. degree in Education and later the Masters degree was conferred. As one of Duval County’s Outstanding Educators, Mrs. Kohn was employed by Duval County School Board, having rendered over 32 years of dedicated service before retiring.  Other affiliations include being a faithful member of St. Stephen AME Church, where she served as a Trustee, member of the United Mass, The Isaac Holback and the R.V. Webster Choirs and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.  She was predeceased by her parents, Julius and Mrs. Olivia Williams.  Survivors include her husband, Charles H. Kohn, Sr.; children, Brent Coleman, Rev. Martin Williams, Callie Kohn (Chimere), Charles Kohn, Jr., Rev. Stephen Kohn, Sr. and Germaine Kohn; 15 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; a number of other relatives and friends.

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Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

Mrs. Kohn was truly a pleasant Christian woman who will be sorely missed. A learned person who always had wisdom and knowledge to share. God rest her soul in his kingdom, and may God comfort those left behind here on earth.

George Baker, Jr.
St. Stephen AME Church

I am grateful to call her my sister and friend. She lived what she believed “ By precept and example”. She kept her eyes on the prize, “JESUS “.

My Condolences and Deepest Sympathy to Reverend Stephen Kohn and the entire Nadine Williams Kohn Family. Thinking of you and asking God to surround you with His perfect peace, comfort and hope during this sad time. I attended her Bible Study classes at the Center. She will be missed. Barbara J. Hilliard Feagin

My sincere condolences to Charles and sons. Nadine and I were high school classmates and grew up in the same neighborhood. My prayer is that the God of peace with comfort your heart and fill the void in your life.

Our deepest sympathy. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. The Small Family, (Geraldine, Alma & Sheila). Lake Butler, FL

My condolences and prayers for my Florida family. May God wrap you in His arms of comfort during this time of bereavement!

To Pastor Martin Williams and Family, our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Much Love, Brother Lawrence Gay, Canyon Gay Frederick and Family- Smithville, Georgia

I was saddened to hear that Nadine passed away. She was a lovely person, always kind and will be missed. My sincere condolences to her family and loved ones.