Tuesday, December 31, 2013
David Arnold Coker, 65, died Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at Williamsburg Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held Friday, December 27, 2013, at Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Camp Branch Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery. Mr. Coker was born March 22, 1948, in Clarendon County, the son of the late Julian “Ellerby” Coker and Beatrice Floyd Coker. He was a graduate of Williamsburg Technical College, was an Army veteran, serving in Germany during the Vietnam War, and retired from Baxter Laboratories. He was a member of Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church. Two sons, David Mead Coker and Jeffery Scott Coker, and a sister, Diane Coker, preceded him in death. Survivors are: his wife, Judy McKenzie Coker of Kingstree; one son, Michael Chance Coker; one sister, Charlotte C. McGee; and two grandsons. Memorials may be made to the Christmas Fund at Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556.