Mr. Roger Thomas Coe, 77, of Goodman, Missouri, departed this life on Thursday, April 29, 2021, in the comfort of his home.
Roger entered this life on May 1, 1943, in Guthrie County, Iowa, one of four sons born to the late Harold Kenneth and Viola (Crawley) Coe. He was raised in Casey, Iowa, where he graduated high school in 1960. On December 30, 1961, he was united in marriage to Carol Pridemore and to this union five children were born. Roger drove a truck for the majority of his life. He was employed by Buddy L Toys, Neosho Products, Sunbeam, Jardon and Ozark Wood Products, before retiring in 2018. Roger enjoyed fishing, visiting with his family and friends and being on the open road.
His parents and three brothers, Dwayne, Melvin and Willie, preceded him in death.
Roger is survived by his wife of fifty-nine years, Carol Coe of the home; his five children, Georgene Austin and husband, David, of Neosho, Leroy Coe of Goodman, Stanley Coe of Goodman, Arbadella Hobbs and husband, Mitchell, of Goodman and Michael Coe also of Goodman; sixteen grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other family and friends.
A visitation will be held on Sunday afternoon, May 2, 2021 from 2-4:00 p.m. in the Anderson Chapel of the Ozark Funeral Homes. On-line condolences may be sent to the family through our website, www.ozarkfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of the Ozark Funeral Home in Anderson, Missouri.