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Lola Ann Coley

Published 12:00am Friday, August 16, 2013

Aug. 28, 1935 – Aug. 14, 2013

VIDALIA — Services for Lola Ann Coley, 77, of Ridgecrest, who died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at Rapides Regional Hospital, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Young’s Funeral Home in Vidalia with the Rev. Ken Swearingen officiating.

Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mrs. Coley was born Aug. 28, 1935, in Natchez, the daughter of John Leslie Murray and Lola Vivian Murray Wright. She was a member of the Vidalia United Methodist Church and a member of the Order of Eastern Star.

Mrs. Coley was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ray Coley; and one brother, Charles Murray.

Survivors include one son, Ray Bruce Curlee III; one daughter Leslie “Dee” Curlee; one sister, Eleanor Talley, all of Vidalia; one foster brother, Robert “Bob” Grey of McCloud, Calif.; the father of her children, Ray Bruce Curlee Jr. of Natchez; four grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Ray Bruce Curlee IV, Jason Hebert, Justin Graves, Jacob Harrison, Bob Partridge, George Murray, Martin Nelson and Kyle Greer.

Honorary pallbearer will be Ray Bruce Curlee Jr.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of choice.

Online condolences may be sent to www.youngsfh.com.