Visitation will be today, April 1, 2014, from 11 a.m. until noon in the parlor at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Services will be graveside today, April 1, 2014, at 12:30 p.m. at Union Chapel Cemetery in Cordova.
Coates was preceded in death by her father, Orie Morgan; mother, Carra Hardin Morgan; first husband, Virgil Earley; second husband, Virgil J. Tidwell; third husband, John Coates; two granddaughters, Leanna Earley and Carma Earley; and brothers, Joe Morgan and Johnny Morgan.
She is survived by her daughter, Carra Bowlin of Cordova; son, Lecil Earley (Betty); sister, Helen Harris; four grandchildren, Kristal Knighten, Jade Brannon, Heather Wylie (Bobby) and Mikel Bennett; six great-grandchildren, Alex Wylie, Kiera Wylie, Stormy Mooney, CJ Knighten, Jamie Jenkins and Andrew Jenkins; and one great-great-grandchild.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571