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Melvina "Mae" Coleman

October 3, 2019

Melvina “Mae” Coleman, 63, of Decatur went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Erlanger Hospital.

She was a member of the Union Grove Baptist Church.  She loved race  cars, loved working with jewelry,  working puzzles, and her Little Dog Buttons.

She was preceded in death by her mother,  Daffine Lankford; brothers,  Bruce Jones and David Nelson; daughter,  Andrea Miller; special nephew,  Mark Howard; husband, Tommy Shaver.

Survivors include her husband of eighteen years,  Donald Coleman of Decatur; Brian Shaver of Decatur; step-sons Christopher Coleman of Etowah, Craig Coleman of Athens;  step-daughters, Manda Fiecher of Vonore, Candice Riotge of Etowah; sisters Rose (Lonnie) Thurman, Emma (Pete) Howard, Joan (Eddie) Rodrick all of Decatur; 18 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and a host of good friends.

Visitation 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., on Monday, October 7, 2019, at Bowers Funeral Home, 163 Arrants Road, Decatur (37322). Funeral service will immediately follow the visitation and will begin at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Hugh Bryan and Rev. Michael Coleman officiating.

Interment will follow at Mountain View Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Share special messages and condolences with the family at Bowers Funeral Home, 163 Arrants Road, Decatur, Tennessee 37322  is honored to serve the family of Mae Coleman.  Please call (423) 334-3661 for additional information.

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