- Last Updated on 07:45 AM 08/07/13
Mrs. Bettie Lou Mosley Coleman of 4000 Allen’s Mill Road, Scottsburg died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at Lynchburg General Hospital age the age of 83.
Mrs. Coleman was born in Red Oak on May 28, 1930 to the late Mr. William Mosley and Mrs. Estelle Virginia Davis Mosley. She was married to the late Mr. James Edward Coleman and was a member of Salem Baptist Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Barbara Coleman-Brown of Scottsburg; three sons, Mr. Leslie Wayne Coleman and wife Maxine of Scottsburg, the Rev. William James Coleman and wife Jessie of Evington and Mr. Frederick Nathaniel Coleman and wife Robyn of Clinton, Md.; 13 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; three sisters-in-law, Mrs. Claudia Hicks-Mosley, Mrs. Doris Mosley and Mrs. Jessie Pauline Coleman; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and devoted friends including Mrs. Irene Powell and Mrs. Naomi Carden.
In addition to her husband and parents, three brothers, Mr. Walter Raymond Mosley, Mr. Robert Mosley and Mr. Albert Mosley; and one great-grandchild, Xavier, also preceded Mrs. Coleman in death.
Funeral services will be held Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church in Red Oak with the Rev. William J. Coleman officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at Jeffress Funeral Home Thursday evening from 7:00 until 8:00 and other times at the residence.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.