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Robert Coker

July 10, 1947 — October 16, 2017

Robert Coker

Robert M. Coker, 70, of Ropesville passed from this life on October 16, 2017. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017, at Krestridge Funeral Home in Levelland. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Friday, October 20, 2017, in the Chapel at Krestridge Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Ropesville Cemetery.

Robert was born July 10, 1947 in Stamford, Texas to Eugene and Floy Coker. He grew up around Stamford and Tuxedo in Jones County. Robert was no stranger to hard work.

Robert married Bonnie Sue Sosebee on April 21, 2000. They blended their two families into one large loving family. He served Hockley County as a Deputy for 24 years until his retirement in 2008.

He is preceded in death by his father, Eugene Coker; parents, Dail H. & Floy Sanders; mother-in-law, Bonnie Fleming; sister, Mary Coker; granddaughter, Danielle Graves; and grandson, J.R. Graves.

Robert is survived by his wife, Bonnie Sue Coker; children, Beth Franklin and husband Dan, Becky Coker, Kenneth Suter and wife Rachel, Suzahn Swetish and Floyd Newcomb, Shawn Bain, and Jackie Cantrell and husband Clint; 10 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family ask that you donate to the Texas Fallen Officer Foundation, 13154 Coit Road, Suite 102G, Dallas, Texas 75240, in Robert's memory.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Krestridge Funeral Home. (806) 897-1111

Visitation Schedule

Krestridge Funeral Home
505 Austin Street
Levelland, TX  79336
Thursday, October 19, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 pm
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Service Schedule

Krestridge Funeral Home Chapel
505 Austin Street
Levelland, TX  79336
Friday, October 20, 2017
10:00 am
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Burial Schedule

Ropesville Cemetery
Ropesville, TX  79358

Memorial Contributions

Texas Fallen Officer Foundation
13154 Coit Road, Suite 102G
Dallas, TX 75240
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