Born in Greensboro, North Carolina on November 26, 1962
Departed on December 5, 2018 and resided in Lawrenceville, Georgia
- Funeral Service: Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel Room: Chapel
- Friday December 7, 2018 11:00am
- Visitation: Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel Room: C & D
- Thursday December 6, 2018 4:00pm to 8:00pm
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Kenneth Jasper Coleman, Jr., 56 of Lawrenceville, Georgia, went home to his beloved Savior on December 5, 2018, surrounded by his wife and children. He was a dedicated, selfless, and abundantly loving husband, father, grandfather, grandson, son, brother, uncle and mentor to many. Ken devoted his life to serving others. He had a generous spirit and silently and unselfishly helped others in need both financially and personally. He enjoyed giving back to his community by donating to local sports programs. Ken left behind a wonderful gift of love that touched the lives of all who knew him. His sense of humor was contagious and could make anyone laugh. He was an angel on Earth and everyone loved him. Ken was born in Greensboro, North Carolina on November 26, 1962, where he graduated in 1981 from Dillard High School. After he graduated high school, he worked for several plumbing and welding companies. In 1998, he started his own plumbing company, Psycho Plumbing. He also was a plumbing instructor at the University of Florida. When he wasn’t working, he enjoyed going deep sea fishing, riding his motorcycle, going bear hunting, entertaining and cooking. His wife, children and grandchildren were his life and he enjoyed every minute he got to spend with them. Ken is preceded in death by his stepfather, Bill Myers; grandfather, Charlie Capes; grandmother, Pearl Coleman; and uncle, Don Isley. He is survived by his parents, Elaine Myers, Kenneth Coleman and wife Gloria; his beloved wife of 35 years, Cynthia “Cindy” Hudson Coleman; his son, Christopher Coleman; daughter Jennifer Webb and husband Matthew; grandchildren Brayden and Brylee; grandmother, Ella Mae Capes; brothers Richard Coleman and wife Luann, Andrew Coleman and wife Sharon, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Coleman will be held Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 am at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel in Lawrenceville with Pastor Troy Bush officiating. Interment will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel in Lawrenceville on Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 4:00- 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ken’s memory to the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta online at www.choa.org or 1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342-1605. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wagesandsons.com.