Regina M. Coleman – Hurst March 17, 2014

HURST — Regina M. Coleman, 93, passed away at 1:26 a.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, in Herrin Hospital.

She worked for Maytag for nine years.

Regina was born Dec. 18, 1920, in Waco, Texas, to Reginald John (R.J.) and Lola (Deen) Kiker.

She married Virgil Coleman on Dec. 12, 1938, in Jackson, Mo., and he died Jan. 30, 1984. They shared 46 years of marriage.

Survivors include daughters, Charlotte Skaggs (the late Bob) Skaggs of Hurst, Patricia and husband, Bob Doty of Thompsonville; son, Thomas P. and wife Cheryl J. Coleman of Omaha, Neb.; grandchildren, Melody Gentry, Stephen Skaggs, Leslie Null, Andrea Skaggs, April Kohute, Shane Doty, Ryan Coleman, Tiffany Belardi and Kimberly Coleman; 11 great-gandchildren and three great-great-grandchilden.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Reginald and Lola Kiker; husband, Virgil Coleman; brother, John Barrymore Kiker; sister, Pauline Kiker Rosson and son-in-law, Bob Skaggs.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 20, in First Christian Church in Hurst, with the Rev. Greg Parker. Interment will be in Blairsville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the church.

Memorials may be made to First Christian Church in Hurst, 108 E. Russell St., Hurst, IL 62949

The Coleman Family is being served by Walker Funeral Home of Hurst.

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