The funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the Faith Memorial Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, Brooks Road, Ideal, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Church Cemetery, Brooks Mill Road, Rupert, Macon County, Georgia. The Reverend E. Terry, pastor, will officiate.
Mrs. Fannie Paul Coffee was born in the state of Alabama March 15, 1925 to the late Fannie Mae Simpson and the late Clifton Warmack. She was the widow of the late Reverend Dewey D. Coffee. She was blessed to be the mother of four children. One daughter, Annie Jewel LaGrone, and one granddaughter, Linda Gail Fulks, preceded her in death.
Being a born again Christian, Sister Coffee joined the band of Christian believers at Faith Memorial C.M.E. Church where she exemplified her worth on the Stewardess Board and supported every facet of the church she loved so well.
After twenty-three years of dedicated services she retired as a cook with the Ideal Nursing Home, Ideal, Georgia.
She leaves a legacy of love and spiritual inspiration to her beloved children, Flora Mae Bogin, Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Johnny LaGrone,Sr., Detroit, Michigan and Yvonne Aldridge, Ideal, Georgia; fifteen grandchildren, Nikia Smith, Montgomery, Alabama, Terry Aldridge, Jr. (Patrice), Atlanta, Georgia, Steven Aldridge, Alexander Aldridge and Felton Aldridge, all of Ideal, Georgia, Valencia LaGrone, Johnny LaGrone, Jr. Marshan LaGrone Amber LaGrone, Marcelle and Asia, all of Detroit, Michigan and Bernard Bogin, Craig Bogan and Sharon Bogin all of Florida; a host of beloved great grandchildren; a loving and devoted friend, Ruby Polson, Ideal, Georgia; and a host of beloved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.