July 28, 2016
SHUQUALAK — Thomas Melvin Coleman, 72, died July 26, 2016, at Noxubee General Hospital. Services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, at Soule Harbor Pentecostal Church with Gerald Butler and Mike Truitt officiating. Burial will follow in Pinetucky Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-7 p.m., today, at Cockrell Funeral Home. Mr. Coleman was born June 5, 1944, to the late Gray and Mary Thompson Coleman. He graduated from Shuqualak High School and East Mississippi Junior College. He was previously employed with Cat Track Cattle Company. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers and sisters. He is survived by his daughter, Erin Coleman of Dekalb and Mandy Clayton Burrell; son, James Coleman of Shuqualak; and four grandchildren. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1905.