John Coker

1916

John Coker was born September 29, 1916 in Blaney, South Carolina, son of Robert Marion Coker and Lucille Morgan Coker.

1936

On April 14, 1938, John Coker was listed as a pallbearer in the obituary of Bryant Morgan.

1955

On August 29, 1955, John Coker was listed as a pallbearer in the obituary of Lillie Morgan Miles.

1960

On August 9, 1960, John Coker was listed as a living son in the obituary of R. M. Coker.

1962

On August 18, 1962, John Coker was listed as an active pallbearers in the obituary of Alvin L. “Jack” Morgan.

1981

John Coker, 64, died Thursday at Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

Born in Blaney, he was a son of the late Robert Marion Cokerr and Lucille Morgan Coker. He was a retired civil service employee with the Veterans Administration in Columbia and an Army veteran of World War II.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Ella Dillard Coker of Elgin; two daughters, Mrs. Arlin Rose and Mrs. Andrea Brown of Elgin; a sister, Mrs. Flem Ross of Elgin; four brothers, Ernest Coker of Lugoff, Edward Coker of Charleston and Willard Coker and Lindsay Coker of Elgin; four grandchildren; and a great grandchild.

Services will be held at 4 p.m. today at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Kornegay Funeral Home is in charge.

August 1, 1981  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 15

Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
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2005

On August 7, 2005, John Coker was listed a deceased husband in the obituary of Ella Branham Coker.

2009

On December 15, 2009, John Coker was listed a deceased brother in the obituary of Ernest W. Coker, Sr.

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