Mr. Allen Franklin Coker (known to his grandchildren as Gaggie) age 70 of Ellijay, GA died Monday August 11, 2014.
Mr. Coker was born July 20, 1944 in Mariemont, OH. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ellijay, GA and worked for Ford Motor Company as a supervisor. He is preceded by his father, Jessie Coker and step father, Thomas Honeycutt.
Survivors Include wife, Judy Elaine Coker, Ellijay; children and spouses, Kristi and Rick Hollar, Wilmington, NC, Jason Coker, Tampa, FL, Lisa and Bruce Harris, Garden City, MI, Brian and Jamie Coker, Ypsilanti, MI; mother, Daisy Honeycutt; grandchildren, Alanna Coker, Jaylyn Coker, Christian Hollar, Chadwick Hollar, Cayden Hollar, Collin Hollar, Bethany Harris, Gabrielle (Gabby) Coker and Kaitlyn Harris; beloved Boxer, Tootsie.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday August 31st at 1:30pm at the First Baptist Church of Ellijay, GA (164 Dalton Street, Ellijay, GA 30540) with Dr. David Drake and Rev. Emuel Sanford officiating. Reception will follow after the service.
The family will be greeting guest at 1pm prior to the service at 1:30pm at the First Baptist Church of Ellijay.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Allen Franklin Coker Memorial Fund at United Community Bank 558 Industrial Blvd. Ellijay, GA 30540 or by phone at 706-635-5411