George "School Boy" Coleman, Sr.
George "School Boy" Coleman, Sr.

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George "School Boy" Coleman, Sr.
"School Boy"
Coleman, Sr.

Service Schedule

6:00 - 8:00 PM
St. Paul AME Church
110 S. Lake Street
Leesburg, Florida
11:00 AM
Macedonia Church of the Living God
1610 Griffin Road
Leesburg, Florida


George "School Boy" Coleman, Sr., 89, of Fruitland Park, Florida transitioned from labor to reward on Friday, November 10, 2017. George was born on April 28, 1928 in Lake City, FL to John and Leola Coleman. George worked for several years in the citrus industry as a foreman. He was a devoted husband, father, brother and friend who will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

George leaves her precious memories with his loving wife, Betty Coleman; sons, Ralph L. (Edna) Coleman, Sr., George (Phyllis) Coleman, Jr., Duane Brooks; daughters, Janice Coleman-Norton, Charie Mae (Ernest) Foster; Brother, Johnny (Sarah) Coleman; 15 grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and dear friends.

Visitation will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017, from 6-8PM at St. Paul AME Church, 110 S. Lake Street, Leesburg. A service of celebration will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017, 11:00 AM at Macedonia Church of the Living God, 1610 Griffin Road, Leesburg with Reverend James Houston, officiating. Interment: Lone Oak Cemetery, Leeburg, FL.


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K. Hope
Created On: 11/20/2017 17:21:29

Our sympathies to the Coleman family. May the peace of God guard your heart at this time of sadness, and the resurrection hope comfort your hearts. John 5:28,29.

charlie smith
Created On: 11/17/2017 06:55:40

please find comfort in knowing that your dear loved one is safe in the perfect memory of our heavenly father,who will remember every detail about him and bring him back again acts 24:15.

CHHS-LHS Class of 1971
Created On: 11/15/2017 07:11:44

The Carver Heights High School-Leesburg High School Class of 1971 sends this sincere expression of sympathy to our classmate Janice Coleman Norton, regarding the loss of her father, Mr. George Coleman. Mr. Coleman’s contributions to the Lake County community are well remembered and appreciated. His legacy survives his earthly life, just as his faith insures his eternal life. Janice, may the Holy Comforter be your (and your family’s) constant companion and source of strength in this, your time of loss. CHHS-LHS Class of 1971