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Nelwyn “Nell” M. Coats

Date of Death: June 21, 2022
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All services will be held in Shreveport, Louisiana at a later date.


Interment will be in Century Memorial Cemetery, 8801 Mansfield Rd., Shreveport, LA  71108


Memorial contributions in Nell’s memory may be sent to Wounded Warriors Project, P. O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS  66675-8517.

Nelwyn M. Coats, 96, a native of Winnfield, Louisiana, living her last days in Front Royal, Virginia, entered into rest on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 in Front Royal after a lengthy illness. Mrs. Coats was born in 1925, the daughter of late F. O. Lattier and Lula Lattier.  Known by most as “Nell” or “Pete”,Continue Reading

Gloria DeLoach Horton left a message on July 2, 2022:
I knew Nell in Methodist Church in Winnfield many years ago. She and a sister led my VBS group one year and I thought she was the greatest. I was so sorry to hear from Missy that Nell had died. My sincere sympathy
Nicholas Godfrey left a message on June 26, 2022:
Mrs. Coates thank you so much for the love and memories that you have blessed my family with for so many years. You were more than just the most amazing neighbor but an exemplary role model; thank you for the love and memories. Thank you so much for everything, God bless you and your family.
Donna and Vince Bonzagni left a message on June 25, 2022:
Jim and Andrea, we are so sorry to hear of Nell's passing. She was a sweetie. She will be thought of, fondly.
Denise Dennis Verbocy left a message on June 25, 2022:
Very sorry to hear this Jim I sure hope everybody is doing well if you need any please let us know god bless you In your family
Bobbie Jo Whited left a message on June 25, 2022:
Thank you for the mention. I did love her with my whole heart! My heart and prayers are with you all! ❤️
Omps Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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