Funeral service for Sergeant West C. Coleman will be Saturday, Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. at Pleasant C.M.E in Athens. The wake is Friday, Jan. 15 at Mt. Zion C.M.E. in Minden from 5 until 6 p.m. Repast will follow at Mt. Zion Fellowship Hall.

He is survived by his wife, Ozie Coleman; four children, Charles Coleman, West Coleman Jr., Cassandra Williams and Nicholas Williams; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorial Funeral Home of Homer will be in charge of services.