Weatherford Democrat


May 3, 2014

William McKinley Coats, Jr.

William  “Bill” McKinley Coats, Jr., 69, of Live Oak, passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. 

Born on Aug. 14, 1944 in San Diego, California, he was the son of the late William McKinley Coats, Sr. and Ethel Barry Coats. 

Bill was a resident of the Brock community before moving to San Antonio several years ago.

William is survived by wife, Sue Coats; children, Brenda Williams and her husband, Waymon, Tim Coats and his wife, Lisa, Lisa Milliken and her husband, Jason; grandchildren, Tanya Rackley and her husband, Caleb, Joshua McGlothlin and his wife, Crystal, Caleb Coats, Seth Coats and Ashlie McEachern; great grandchildren, Aden, Kaitlyn, William “Liam” and one on the way; brother, Jim Coats and his wife, Carole, other relatives and friends in the Weatherford area. In addition to his parents, William was preceded in death by his sister, Jane Coats and his brother David Coats.

A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. on Monday, May 5, 2014 at the Lux Funeral Home Chapel with a service to begin at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at Redeemer United Church of Christ Cemetery, 7415 Gin Road, Marion, TX.

Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel


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