2018-08-09 / Obituaries

Gloria “Sue” Coleman

Funeral services for Gloria “ Sue” Coleman, 71, of Giddings, Texas were held on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Gloria (McKamie) Coleman was born on February 25, 1947 in Kemp, Texas, the daughter of William C. & Doris R. (Breland) McKamie. She married Gary Dean Coleman on May 18, 1974 in Corsicana, Texas. Sue worked as a personal finance officer for many years. After retiring, she moved to Giddings to be closer to her family. Sue was a member of the Lee County Seniors in Action and the Singles for Jesus group at Immanuel Lutheran Church. She enjoyed playing cards and dominoes, working word puzzles and watching game shows. Her dogs always held a special place in her heart and she loved her nephew and nieces as if they were her own children. Sue passed away the morning of Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the Heart Hospital of Austin. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Doris McKamie; her husband, Gary Coleman; her brother, William Stephen McKamie and her nephew, Stephen Dale McKamie. Sue is survived by her nephew and two nieces, Daniel McKamie & his wife, Andrea of Hockley, Tammy Simon & her husband, Butch of Giddings and Laura Elderton & her husband, John of Georgetown; her great nieces and nephews, Lorna & Taylor Blakney, Johnny & Jodie Elderton, Evan, Emily, Erica & Ethan McKamie, Becky & Jeremey Gabreleski, Bryton Castle and Cheyenne Hernandez and her sister-in-law, Virginia McKamie of Giddings. Serving as pallbearers were Evan McKamie, Ethan McKamie, Johnny Elderton, Daniel McKamie, John Elderton and Butch Simon. Honorary pallbearer was Taylor Blakney. In lieu of flowers, Sue’s family requests that memorials be made to your local animal shelter or to the charity of one’s choice.

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