Donnie Lavon Coley

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Donnie Lavon Coley, 66, of McDougal, Ark., passed away December 2, 2016, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

He was born on January 26, 1950, in Dyess, Ark., and was the son of the late Clay and Alta (Barnes) Coley.

He was united in marriage to Patsy Estes Mowery on June 23, 2007.

Donnie was a Vietnam Veteran of the United States Navy.

He is survived by his wife Patsy Coley of McDougal, Ark.; a son, Lavon Clay Coley of Russellville, Ark.; stepsons, Tim Mowery and wife Jennifer of Piggott, Ark. and John Mowery of Walnut Ridge, Ark.; grandchildren, Jacob, Mattie, and Mason Mowery, Lorean Brown, Andrew Allen, Austin Mowery, Ashlyn Mowery and Ayden Mowery; one great-grandson, Jett Brown; brother, Tony Coley of Russellville, Ark.; sister, Linda Eoff and husband Romey of London, Ark. and many other relatives and friends.

A visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott. Burial will be held at a later date at Rest Haven Memorial Park in Russellville, Ark.