December 20, 1941 - January 27, 2022
Mrs. Gail Eddleman Hatley Coker, 80, passed away Thursday, January 27, 2022, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loved ones after a long-term illness. A funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 pm Monday, January 31, 2022, at Lady's Funeral Home Chapel. Pastor Mike Roper will officiate. Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Park in Kannapolis. The family will receive friends from 1 to 1:45 pm Monday at Lady's Funeral Home. Mrs. Coker was born December 20, 1941 in Cabarrus County. She was a daughter of the late James Frank Eddleman and Myrtle Chambers Funderburk. Gail and her husband, Phil, loved to go camping in their motorhome every chance they could get with their beloved dog, Snickers. She attended Winecoff High School in Concord and previously worked at Terry Products of Kannapolis, General Times in Davidson and in the sewing room at the former Cannon Mills until it shut down in 2003. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Joyce Bowles; and nephew, Dean Eddleman. Those left to cherish her memory are her loving husband, Phillip Coker of 10 years; son, Jeff Hodge and wife Cathy of Salisbury; Daughter, Patti Asberry and husband Don of Kannapolis; step-daughters Linda Yasinsac, Diane Jolly (Jeff), Carol Gomez (Steve) from Taylorsville and Kimberly Boylen; brother, Harold Eddleman of Kannapolis; six grandchildren, Kaci Chavis (Michelle) of Canton, Chase Hodge (Jessica) of Oakboro, Amber Hodge Catalano (Jamie) of Concord, Chad Goodman (Britany) of China Grove, Jonathan Asberry of St. Louis, MO, and Samantha Scafidel (Billy) of Covington, LA.; 11 great grandchildren, Tatum, Liam and Oaklyn Hodge, Gannon, Brady and Sadie Catalano and Ayden, Colton and Crew Goodman, and Jade and Talia Scafidel; nieces, Donna Bowles Wigger of Charlotte, Sherry Bowles Smith and husband Bill of Cornelius, Tonya Bowles Hess of Kannapolis and Lisa Faggart of China Grove. She was a very private lady, fun and full of spunk, an amazing woman, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She will be greatly missed by family, close friends and all who knew her. Memorials may be sent to Carolina Caring, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.
Mrs. Gail Eddleman Hatley Coker, 80, passed away Thursday, January 27, 2022, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loved ones after a long-term illness. A funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 pm Monday, January 31, 2022, at Lady's... View Obituary & Service Information
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