Russell Coleman passed away on May 5, 2018 at age 80. The family will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon TN, on Monday 4-8 p.m. and on Tuesday from noon until the service. The Funeral Service, conducted by Brother Jamie Watson, is 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018 in the chapel of Sellars Funeral Home. Interment in Green Grove Cemetery, Hartsville TN, will follow the service. Pallbearers: John Weese, Charlie Weese, Zachary Weese, Drew Haskins, David Brawner, James Conrad, Brien Collins, and David Hasting. Honorary Pallbearers: Golden Agers Seniors Bowling League.
Mr. Coleman was an avid bowler who worked building tires. He loved the Atlanta Braves and classic cars. He is survived by children Sharon Coleman Norris, Brenda Collins, Kay (WC) Dodd, and Letitia (John) Burke, 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, 12 great-great-grandchildren, sister Mary Davis, and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by wives Evelyn Merritt Coleman and Sue Jordan Coleman, son Russell Coleman Jr., parents Frank and Elsie Collins Coleman, 2 brothers and 1 sister.