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Joseph Lynn Coats

September 5, 1940 ~ February 20, 2021 (age 80)


Joseph Lynn Coats (80) passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at his home in Blackland.

Private family services will be 3 pm Wednesday, February 24, 2021 in the Booneville Chapel of Kesler Funeral Home with Tony Brown and Shawn Weaver officiating. Visitation will be open for the public from 1-2 pm in the Booneville Chapel of Kesler Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery.

He is survived four children, Cherry Buehler (Bob), Gary Coats, Sharon Peters and Karon Vaughn. His special friend, Carolyn Wallis Jones, 
Brothers, Jerry Coats, Myron Coats (Judy), Phillip Coats (Mary), Bud Coats (Paula). His Sisters Karen Wilson (Ken) and Cathy Williams (Don)
Ten Grandchildren, Heather Harris (Anthony), Corey Ballard (Katie), Justin Coats (Melissa), Bryson Coats (Meata), Amelia Coats, Amber McQuire (Josh) Alanah Peters, Duncan Peters, Courtney McGee (Cody) and Graham Vaughn.
Twenty-Nine Great Grandchildren, Garrett, Audrey, Hudson, Jaxon, Maddison, AnnaBelle, Alex, Mateo, Jessie, Zoey, Athena, Dominic, Leia, Ella, Eli, Ace, Addison, Aurora, Avery, Ashton, Brantley, Macie, Ava, Ryan, Charleigh Anne, Lilly June, Parker, Saylor Kate and Oaklynn. 

Lynn was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Edith Garrett Coats. A brother, George Coats. A son-in-law, Keith Vaughn.

Pallbearers will be his Grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, memorials should be made to "Maywood Christian Camp" at any location of Farmers & Merchants Bank or "The Cemetery Fund" at 5 County Rd 7026, Booneville, MS 38829 or 305 McCarley Avenue, Booneville, MS 38829. 


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February 24, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Booneville Chapel

Funeral Service
February 24, 2021

3:00 PM
Booneville Chapel, Gaston Rd

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