Vernon Glynn Coffey (with photo)

Sept. 12, 1921 –

Sept. 19, 2013

Vernon Glynn Coffey, 92, born Sept. 12, 1921 to parents Kathleen and Benjamin Coffey.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie and his parents.

He is survived by sons, Gene Coffey and Gary (Jenny) Coffey; grandchildren, Christopher (Ashley) Coffey and Leeandra (Sam) Jarmon; three great-grandsons, Austin, Parker and Levi; his sister, Darlene Hurst; as well as extended family and numerous good friends.

Vernon was a lifelong resident of Red Oak and a faithful supporter of the Red Oak ISD. His request was to have no flowers, instead, make donations to the ROISD Education Foundation, P.O. Box 9000, Red Oak, TX 75154. www.redoakisdfoundation.org

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at First United Methodist Church in Red Oak. Interment will follow at Bell’s Chapel Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home, 1826 W. Highway 287 Business. 972-923-2700 www.waynebozefuneralhome.com