Theodore "Ted" Coleman

Theodore "Ted" Coleman - age 86, of Fenton, died Saturday, March 27, 2021. Services will be held 1 PM Friday, April 9, 2021 at Fairview Cemetery in Linden. Visitation will be held 2 - 8 PM Thursday, April 8 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Linden Chapel, 209 E. Broad St. Linden. Ted was born October 18, 1934 in Kelsa, VA, the son of John Wallace and Ida Belle (Hurley) Coleman. He was a graduate of Hurley, VA High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army. Ted married Myrtie (Ramey) Clevinger on July 21, 1971 in Grundy, VA and she preceded him in death on May 23, 2000. Ted retired from General Motors in 1994 after 33 years of service. Surviving are six sons, Steve (Helene) Clevinger and Joseph Clevinger, both of Hurley, VA, Michael (Wendy) Clevinger of Grand Blanc; Gregory Coleman, Jeffery Todd Coleman, and Rodney Lance Coleman, all of Fenton; two grandchildren, Ricky and Carrie; great-grandchildren, Dalton, Tanner, Hunter, William and Trinity; brother, Wallace Coleman of VA. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Ida; wife, Myrtie; brothers, Lloyd and Vernon; sisters, Oma Slone, Minnie Dotson, Dolly Gordon, Virginia Justice, and Jean Coleman. Arrangements by Sharp Funeral Homes, Linden Chapel, 209 E. Broad St., Linden. Tributes may be shared at

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