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Doris Macy Coleman
  • Carmel Baptist Church
    P.O. Box 52
    Ruther Glen, VA 22546
  • Caroline Agricultural Fair
    P.O. Box 1207
    Ruther Glen, VA 22546

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“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. So sorry for your loss. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Steve Guy - Fredericksburg, VA

“Praying for comfort for the Coleman family during this difficult time. Doris was such a wonderful woman and rock for the community. We will miss...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Rebecca Quarles and Donald Lee Pitts - VA

“Thinking of you all at this time. Aunt Doris was special to our family, bringing joy and humor, and support in tough times. We will always remember...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Amy & Gary Lehman - Bow, NH

“Wick, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Tia and Dean Luck - Ruther Glen, VA

“Sorry to hear that Doris has passed away. She was such a dear person and know she will be missed by so many people that knew her. Sympathy to family!...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Lorene Blanton Cornell - VA

“Our love to one of the best bridesmaids ever. Judy and Reuben Broaddus ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Judy Broaddus - Richmond, VA

“Mark, Sissy, Amy and all of the beautiful Coleman Village, I am saddened by the loss of this beautiful soul. Mrs. Coleman certainly has left a...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Rosa Eubank - Woodstock, VA

“How I have always adored Doris Coleman! She had life that I wish everyone had. She loved people, was caring, doors open to everyone, and told it...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Gay Weston - Prince George, VA

“Wick,Your mother was an unforgettable lady. She certainly left her Mark on the hearts of so many in Caroline County. I have sent a prayer and am...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Lynn Jordan - Rodanthe, NC

“We are sorry for your loss. Doris was a lovely woman,and such a pleasure to know. She always made us welcome. She will be missed. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Jay and Kris Shelhorse - VA

“To the Coleman family, your loss of Doris is felt by many. Her caring kindness was given to everyone she met. Love and Prayers for you all. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Sherry and George McBride - VA

“So very sorry for the loss of such a sweet and loving lady. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Brenda Brown - Ruther Glen, VA

“So sorry for the loss of such a special person ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Warren Samuel - Ruther glen, VA

“My sincerest sympathy at the loss of your mom and loved one. I remember Doris very well when I lived in Ladysmith and she visited my grandmother...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Wanda Flagg Trice - VA

“Brad-I know how much you loved and cared for her and your grandfather. You are in my thoughts and prayers buddy.Toby ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Toby Blatt - Mechanicsville, VA


Doris Macy Coleman, 86, of Penola passed away Friday, October 26, 2018 after a short illness. Born in Troy Ohio, she was the widow of Wickham Byrd Coleman, Sr. and the matriarch of Coleman Farm. She was an active member of Carmel Baptist Church and one of her great joys in life was having an open door at the farm and a place at the table for anyone that came in. She loved her VPI football, unless they were playing Ohio State. Doris was known, county-wide, for her brownies.

Survivors include her son, Wickham B. Coleman Jr. (Debra); four grandchildren, Bradford Coleman, Bridget Coleman Turpin, Robert Seward (Apryl) and Pamela Seward; three nephews, Allen Coleman (Marianna), Mark Coleman (Sissy) and Matthew Coleman (Jackie); two nieces, Amy Coleman Lehman (Gary) and Heidi Coleman (Tom); four great nephews, Douglas Coleman, Thomas Coleman, Ben Coleman and Coleman Lehman; three great nieces, Jennifer Coleman (Tom and Ava), Monica Coleman and Madison Coleman; a great grandson, Henry Turpin; great granddaughter, Hartlee Seward; great-great niece and nephew, Clara Coleman and Kaiden Coleman; two sisters, Geneva Brunk and Margaret Brown and other extended family members in Ohio.

The family will receive friends at the Bowling Green chapel of Storke Funeral Home, Sunday, October 28th from 6:00 – 8:00pm. A funeral service will be on Monday, October 29th at 11:00am in Carmel Baptist Church, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Caroline Agricultural Fair Box 1207 Ruther Glen VA 22546 or Carmel Baptist Church Box 52 Ruther Glen VA 22546. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.storkefuneralhome.com.