Marcus Terelle Coleman, Sr.

October 20, 1972 ~ March 5, 2024 (age 51) 51 Years Old

Marcus Coleman, Sr. Obituary

"To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven; A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which was planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; A time to get, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away; A time to rend, and a time to sew; a time to keep silence, and a time to speak; A time to love, and a time to hate; a time of war, and a time of peace. -Ecclesiastes 3:1-8.

Marcus Terelle Coleman, Sr. was born on October 20, 1972, to Calvin Thigpen, Sr. and Mary Coleman. He was called from his earthly home on March 5, 2024, and he transitioned peacefully. He was preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents.

Marcus graduated from Wayne County High School. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years, until he was honorably discharged. He was previously employed at Howard Industries in Laurel, MS; and also at Rogue Pressure Services/Steel in Williston, ND. He was a very well-known electrician and had a passion for helping anyone he could. He was loved by his family members, & friends, loved ones, and everyone in the surrounding communities.

Marcus leaves to cherish his memories: his father, Calvin Thispen, Sr.; his mother, Mary Coleman; his children, Ladasha, Chris, Marcus Jr. ("Man"), and Marques ("Tub "); his grandchildren, Avaya and Austyn; his brothers, Eric, Chris Sr., Keitrich, Calvin Jr., Ralph Jr., Eric Charles, Erick; his sister, Katelun; a father figure, Ralph Davis, Sr.; a special friend, Linda; his uncles, Billy Ray, McKinley Ray, Frank, Sammye, and Richard Lawrence; his aunts, Ollie Pearl, Grinda, Shelia, Emma, Gloria Ann, Elizabeth Hope, Cassandra, Lanita, and Jamie; his nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends & lover ones, who all loved him dearly.

Funeral services will occur Saturday, March 16, 2024 at 1:00 PM at Altair MB Church in Shubuta, with Rev. Tyrone Spencer officiating. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. 

There will be a viewing period Friday, March 15, 2024, from 3:00 PM until 6:00 PM at Turner Funeral Home. 

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March 15, 2024

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Funeral Service
March 16, 2024

1:00 PM


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