Obituary for Phillip Nathan Coley | Hartsell Funeral Home
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Phillip Nathan Coley

March 28, 1987 ~ September 19, 2019 (age 32)

Technical Sgt. Phillip Nathan Coley, 32, of Eielson AFB, passed away Thursday, September 19, 2019 while on temporary assignment at Joint Base in San Antonio, Texas.

Phillip was born March 28, 1987 to Robert Coley, Sr. and Susan Coley.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Larry and Judy Coley and Ernest and Miriam Hartsell.

Phillip enjoyed fishing with the kids, riding his ATV, working on vehicles, woodworking, and spending time with friends.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Sunday, September 29, 2019 at Hartsell Funeral Home of Midland. The funeral service will be on Monday at 11:00 am at Hopewell Baptist Church Legacy Campus, officiated by Rev. Brian Austin. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery at 420 Hopewell Church Road, Monroe.

Survivors include his wife, Leigh Ann Coley, originally from Stanfield but living at Eielson AFB, Alaska; his children, Andrea and Andrew Coley; his parents, Robert Coley, Sr. and Susan Coley of Oakboro; and his brother, Robert Coley, Jr.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at

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