Gerald Joe Coke

Gerald Joe Coke, 90, of Rocksprings, died Monday, Sept. 30, 2019.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, in the chapel of Fredericksburg Funeral Home with Gary Covin officiating.

Interment was held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, in the Sparkman Hillcrest Cemetery in Dallas.

Visitation was held Friday afternoon at the funeral chapel.

Coke was born April 6, 1929, in Hopkins County, the son of Walter Earl Coke and Myrtle Virginia Jones Coke. He married Rose Mary Stubblefield. She preceded him in death.

He is survived by one son, one daughter and spouses, Jerry and Cristina Coke of Rocksprings, and Cindy and Bryce Edmonds of Ben Wheeler.

Survivors also include five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, one sister, Joyce Coke, and one brother, Danny Coke.

In addition to his wife and parents, Coke was preceded in death by two sisters, Shirley Coke and Billie Hill.

Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.


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