Ms. Coe died Jan. 23, 2013, at home following an extended illness.
Born Dec. 9, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Oscar C. Palmer and Ethel L. Palmer. In addition to her parents, Ms. Coe was preceded in death by her husband, Elmo Coe; sisters, Doris Yuidck and Myrtis Brooks; and brothers, Elmer and Robert Palmer.
She is survived by her sons, Bill W. Rice of Cornelia, and Charles L. Garrett of Mt. Airy; granddaughter, Autumn Morris; grandson, Matthew Garrett; great-granddaughters, Tori Garrett and Reyna Garrett, all of Mt. Airy; sisters, Geraldine Williams and Lydia Von Bargen, and brother, Jerald Palmer, all of Demorest; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Those wishing to express online condolences may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
January 25, 2013