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Died June 19, 2006

WILSON -- Henrietta Fields Coley, 90, a native of Wayne County, died Monday at Wilson Medical Center.

The funeral will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at L.N. Forbes Original Free Will Baptist Tabernacle. Bishop J.N. Perry will officiate. Burial will be in Forte Cemetery in Wayne County.

Mrs. Coley is survived by one sister, Eva Mae Alston of Saratoga; two daughters, Sarah L. Coley of the home and Yvonne Barnes of Wilson; six sons, Melvin Coley, Marvin Coley, Bobby Coley, Toney Coley, Roy Coley and Willie Dee Coley of Wilson; one stepson, Elliott Forte; and 27 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.

The viewing hours will be from 1 until 8 p.m. on Friday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel in Wilson.

The family will receive friends at the residence at 4102 Tarts Mill Road, and will assemble there one hour prior to the funeral.

Published in Obituaries on June 22, 2006 2:20 PM