Mrs. Coalley went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, after several years of declining health.
Born Nov. 29, 1940, in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Wiley and Dora Hightower Rogers. She was a widow of John Henry Lewallen, Willie Slater and C.M. Coalley. She also was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy Ann Slater; son, John Edward Lewallen; brothers, Bobby, Earl, J.C. and David Rogers; and sister, Mildred Rogers Caudell.
She was formerly employed with Mt. Vernon Mills for 16 years and retired from Habersham Pre-K in Baldwin. Mrs. Coalley was a member of Alto Congregational Holiness Church.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Diane Lewallen and Mark Loggins of Alto; daughter and her fiance, Janet Little and Mike Gosnell of Alto; sisters, Josephine Sims of Cornelia, and Gail Kastner of Cleveland; brother, Roy Rogers of Alto; grandchildren, Jonathan Little of Lula, Deidre Little of Alto, Jada Lewallen of Hoschton, and Jimmy Mark Loggins of Alto; and great-grandchildren, Destiny Marie Seabolt and Kaylee Marie Via.
Memorials may be made to the Carolyn Rogers Coalley Memorial Fund, c/o Whitfield Funeral Home, P.O. Box 866, Baldwin, GA 30511.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Coalley family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, South Chapel, Baldwin.
The Northeast Georgian
October 17, 2012