Miles-Nobles Funeral Home announces the death of Coleman Haynes, 81, who passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013 under the care of Spanish Oaks Hospice. Haynes was a member of Zion Baptist Church and a deacon for 50 years; a Master Mason and a member of the Shrine Club’s in Albany and Fitzgerald. He was a retired Appling County bus driver serving 28 years; a retired farmer and worked at Dolly Wood for ten years. He was the best husband, dad, granddad and great granddad.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Pam Haynes and his parents J.E. and Ivy Jones Haynes.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Haynes of Baxley; two sons, C.T. Haynes and wife, Debbie, of Baxley and Tim Haynes and wife, Dawn, of Baxley; three sisters, Jeanette Tippins of Brunswick, Ellen Harris of Ludowici and Kay Morris of Baxley; a brother, Jesse Pat Haynes, of Brunswick; three grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and other family also survive.
Visitation was held Wednesday, December 11 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the Zion Baptist Church with the Reverend Tommy Kelly and the Reverend Wayne Williamson officiating.
Mr. Haynes lay in state one hour prior to services.
Active pallbearers were Linton Deloach, Paul Hutchinson, Randy Roberson, Max Roberson, Todd Anderson, Ted Kicklighter and Greg Kicklighter.
Honorary pallbearers were the Men’s Sunday School class of Zion Baptist Church, Johnny Pinkston, Zand Murphy and Norman Murray.