Miles~Nobles Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Coleman Haynes, 81, who passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2013 under the care of Spanish Oaks Hospice. He was a member of Zion Baptist Church and a deacon for 50 years; a Master Mason and a member of the Shrine Club's in Albany and Fitzgerald. He was a retired Appling County bus driver serving 28 years; a retired farmer and worked at Dolly Wood for 10 years. He was the best husband, dad, granddad and great granddad.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Pam Haynes and his parents J.E. and Ivy Jones Haynes.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Haynes of Baxley; two sons, C.T. Haynes and wife Debbie of Baxley and Tim Haynes and wife Dawn of Baxley; three sisters, Jeanette Tippins of Brunswick, Ellen Harris of Ludowici and Kay Morris of Baxley; a brother, Jesse Pat Haynes of Brunswick; three grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and other family also survive.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Zion Baptist Church with the Reverend Tommy Kelly and Reverend Wayne Williamson officiating.
Mr. Haynes will lie in state one hour prior to services.
Active pallbearers will be Linton Deloach, Paul Hutchinson, Randy Roberson, Max Roberson, Todd Anderson, Ted Kicklighter and Greg Kicklighter.
Honorary pallbearers will be the Men's Sunday School class of Zion Baptist Church, Johnny Pinkston, Zand Murphy and Norman Murray.
Family and friends may sign the online guest book at milesnobles.com.
Miles~Nobles Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Coleman Haynes.