Ronceverte-Sterling Brice Coffman, 98, of Ronceverte, passed away Monday, Mar. 9, 2020, at Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg.
Born Aug. 6, 1921, at Ronceverte, he was a son of the late Tilden and Mary Florence Perkins Coffman.
Sterling was a country gentleman and member of McLean Presbyterian Church. He was a WWII Army Air Corp veteran and was a loving, caring husband and a strong and gentle father.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Frances McGrady Coffman on Feb. 26, 2005; and several siblings.
He is survived by daughters, Clara Lee Coffman Worley and husband Wes of Covington, VA and Mary Elizabeth Coffman Baker and husband Nathan of Nashville, TN; and his canine companion, Shadow.
Special thanks goes to Hospice Care of Lewisburg and Dr. Charles McClung.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Mar. 13, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte, with Pastor Carl Pattison officiating. Military honors will be conducted at Salem Presbyterian Church Cemetery at Organ Cave, by the VFW.
The family will receive friends Friday at the funeral home from 12 noon until time of the service.
In lieu of flowers donations of sympathy may be made to Hospice Care, 1265 Maplewood Avenue, Lewisburg WV 24901.
Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com