Mrs. Nellie Coker

Mrs. Nellie Coker, age 78 of Portland, died Friday, July 5, 2019 at Westmoreland Care and Rehab in Westmoreland, TN. Mrs. Coker was born May 22, 1941 in Westmoreland, TN the daughter of the late Thomas and Katherine Brown.

Mrs. Coker is survived by her son, Chad Coker (Heather) of Gallatin, TN; a sister-in-law, Patsy Brown of Whitwell, TN; a niece, Kathy Yell of Whitwell, TN; and a nephew, Tony Brown of Bowling Green, KY.

Along with her parents, Mrs. Coker was preceded in death by her husband, James Richard Coker Jr.; a brother, Donald Wayne Brown; and a sister, Camilla Gertrude Hobdy.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday, July 8, 2019 at Gilbert Funeral Home in Portland, TN. Burial followed at Portland Memorial Garden. Visitation was held from noon to 9 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m. until service time Monday at Gilbert Funeral Home.

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