Doris Coleman

Obituary of Doris Coleman

Doris Coleman, 93 of Pawnee and formerly of Belleville passed to her eternal home with Christ on Friday morning December 9, 2016 at Sunrise Nursing and Rehab center in Virden.

She was born November 2, 1923 near Palmyra, Missouri the daughter of the late Clifton and Pauline Waller Carter.

She married Delbert Coleman and he preceded her in death. Also preceding her was her sister Dorothy Carson, grandson Danny Coleman and great granddaughter Lyvia Roach.

Doris worked as a bookkeeper in banking and insurance. She loved gardening, being outdoors and enjoyed participating in the area Volksmarch for many years. She was associated with the New Life Baptist Church in Waverly.

Surviving are her children; Mike Coleman of Wauconda, and Linda (Jerry) Darden of Pawnee, 5 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 7 pm Tuesday Dec. 13, 2016 at the Neece-Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in Waverly. Visitation will be from 5 until 7 Tuesday. A graveside service will be at 11 am Wednesday Dec. 14, 2014 at Lakeview Memorial Garden in Fairview Heights. Memorials can be made to the Waverly Area Food Pantry. Condolences may be sent to the family at