Guy R. Coleman
Services: Have been held.
Mr. Guy R. Coleman, 56, of Portales, died Wednesday, June 30, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.
He was born on Nov. 18, 1947, in San Antonio, Texas, to Thyra Lee and A.J. “Jack” Coleman.
He spent his early childhood in San Antonio, Texas. He then moved to Portales and attended junior and senior high school, where he played football.
He graduated from Portales High School in 1967. He spent his working career as an engineer with the railroad for 32 years. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, and gold prospecting.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include two daughters, Kim Templeton (and husband, David) of Spokane, Wash., and Jeni Anderson (Scott) of San Antonio, Texas; five grandchildren, Brandon and Jeremy Templeton of Spokane, and Avery, Eliza and Isabella Anderson, of San Antonio; a brother, Mark Coleman of Portales, a sister, Jewel Christine Jackson of Sacramento, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Rifle Association, 11250 Waples Mill Rd., Fairfax, Va. 22030.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.