Charles H. Coffey

October 4, 1931 - December 20, 2015

Charles H. Coffey, age 84, of Princeton, Texas, passed away on December 20, 2015. He was born October 4, 1931, in Van Alstyne, Texas, to Richard and Mattie (Reecer) Coffey. Charles graduated from Sherman High School. He proudly served his country for two years in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.  On December 28, 1952, Charles married Virginia Stuart in Durant, Oklahoma. He worked as a mechanic for 45 years, owning his own shop for 20 years.

He is survived by his children, Larry Coffey and wife Mary of Princeton, Texas, Deann Reeder and husband Mike Reeder of Mt. Pleasant, Texas; grandchildren, Allie Coffey of Austin, Texas, Whitney Coffey of Princeton, Texas, Jenny Reeder of Mt. Pleasant, Texas, Joshua Wells and wife Stephanie of McKinney, Texas, Jeremy Wells and wife Jessica of Anna, Texas, and Derek Preston of Princeton, Texas; great-granddaughter, Jaycee Wells of Anna, Texas; sister-in-law, Wanda Coffey of Navasota, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives and friends.

Charles is preceded in death by his parents, Richard Perry (Dick) and Mattie Lou (Reecer) Coffey; brothers, Jack and Loy Coffey; sisters, Virginia Sloan and Dixie Sims.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen, Texas. The family will receive friends during a visitation being held from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., Monday evening at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen, Texas.

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Larry I'm so sorry for your loss.Thank you for letting me care for your father while he was a patient at Medical Center of Mckinney. God need another angel in heaven. Praying for you and your family. Love,Mona Thornton (Medical Center of Mckinney) mona m thornton, December 23, 2015 So sorry for your loss he was a resident at the villas with my mom he was a very nice man with an awesome since of humor he will be missed by alot of people Amanda Flathers, December 22, 2015 Larry and family, so sorry for the loss of your dad and granddad. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Brenda Honea, December 21, 2015 So sorry for your loss.My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Shirley Burnside, December 21, 2015