Dallas Coleman, 73 of Southport, NC passed away Sunday, August 21, 2011 at his home.
He was born on June 13, 1938 in Delco, NC. His parents were the late John Walter Coleman and Cora Belle Carroll Coleman. He was preceded in death by his sisters and brothers, Hattie Belle Coleman Jordan, Walter “Fleet”Fletcher Coleman, George Coleman, Doris Coleman, Magalene Coleman Parker, Donald James Coleman, Cecil William Coleman, Faye Coleman Wallace, and Jerry Dewitt Coleman.
Dallas was retired from Pfizer in Southport, and was a proud veteran of the US Army, stationed in Korea. He enjoyed his retirement running a booth at the North Myrtle Beach Flea Market as well as fishing and boating.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Alva Williams Coleman; children, Debora Coleman Rose and husband William Charles Rose of Oak Island, John “Buddy” Walter Coleman and wife Kimberle Price Coleman of Boiling Spring Lakes, and Leann Coleman Spencer and husband Walter Steven Spencer of Boiling Spring Lakes;two grandchildren, Amber Rayne Coleman of Greenville, SC and Stephen Ryan Spencer of Boiling Spring Lakes; two sister in laws; several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be 11 am Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at Ocean View United Methodist Church, Oak Island.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to Ocean View United Methodist Church, Oak Island or Lower Cape Fear Hospice.
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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington,NC 28403 910.791.9099