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Elliot Coleman IV

Published 12:00am Sunday, October 4, 2009

St. Joseph, La. — Funeral services for Elliot D’Evereux Coleman IV, 42, of St. Joseph, La., who died Friday, Oct. 2, 2009, in St. Joseph, will be at 2 p.m. today at Sevier Memorial United Methodist Church in Ferriday with the Rev. Clyde Ray Webber officiating. Burial will follow at Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

D’Evereux was born Sept. 19, 1967 in Lake Charles, La. the son of William Pollard Coleman and Terrell Barham Moss.

He was a mechanical engineer for Johnson Controls.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Dr. Louie Pollard and Lola Kate Coleman; maternal grandparents, William Thomas Barham and Mary Brodnax Barham and great-grandparents, Elliot D’Evereux and Janie Young Coleman.

Survivors include his wife, Belinda Burson Coleman; his parents; stepmother, Gale Coleman of Ferriday; stepfather, Benjamin Lawrence Moss III of Fort Worth, Texas; one sister, Millicent and husband Keith Smith of Natchez; two brothers, Barham and wife Jenifer Moss of Houston, Texas and Ben and wife Stacy Moss of Baton Rouge; four nieces, Kate Huseman, Amelia Huseman, Olivia Burson and Haleigh Haynes; one nephew, Coleman Moss; father- and mother-in-law, John M. and Jane Burson of Monroe, La., brother- and sister-in-law, John H. and Jennifer Burson of Archibald, La.

Pallbearers will be Coates Head, Walker Head, Darrell Vandeven, Donnie Vandeven, Chuck Tucker, John Day, Danny Knight, Todd Martin and Joe Cooper Rolfe.