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Friday, September 24, 2021
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Thomas Dickerson Coates of Crewe, VA passed away September 20, 2021. He was born in Halifax County, VA on August 15, 1940 and was 81 years of age. He was the son of the late Cabell Thomas Coates and the late Thelma Hudson Coates. He was married to Sharon Blevins “Sherry” Coates who survives.
He was a member of First Baptist Church in South Boston, VA, and the Boy Scouts of American where he was an Eagle Scout and Scoutmaster.
Thomas Dickerson Coates is survived by:
His Wife of 21 years
Sharon B. “Sherry” Coates
Rodney, Melissa and Jessica
Maryanne, Mindy, Sasha and Tristan
Jordin, Phil, Hallie, Chloe and Riley
Two Step-Great Grandchildren
Jeanne and Ava
Host of extended family and friends
***Preceded in death by***
His First Wife
Ida Frances Tuck Coates
A graveside service will be held Friday, September 24, 2021 at 2:00 P.M. at Oak Ridge Cemetery with the Rev. Dr. Ben Powers officiating
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.
Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.