Cover photo for Bobby Wayne Coleman's Obituary
Bobby Wayne Coleman Profile Photo
1949 Bobby 2023

Bobby Wayne Coleman

June 11, 1949 — October 1, 2023

Monroe

Funeral Services for Bobby Wayne Coleman, 74, of Monroe, LA, will be held at 10:00 A.M., Friday, October 6, 2023, in the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home in West Monroe with Rev. Jeff Thomas officiating. Interment will follow in Northeast Veterans Cemetery in Rayville, LA. Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M., Thursday, October 5, 2023, at Mulhearn Funeral Home in West Monroe.

Bobby was born June 11, 1949, in Delhi, LA to Alex and Geraldine Coleman and passed away October 1, 2023, at his residence in Monroe, LA.

Bobby found joy in fishing and was an avid hunter. He spent many days at his hunting camp doing just that. He adored his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Bobby served his country in the U.S. Army. He worked at Holsom Bread Company for 10 years. He also worked for 20 years in Natchez, MS, at Consteel Co.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Alex and Geraldine Coleman; and two brothers, Jimmy and Mike Coleman.   

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Jessamine Coleman; children, Marcus Wayne Coleman, Shelly Coleman Cadek and husband, Tom, Billy Rogers Leonard and wife, Thoy, Lisa Carroll Kitto and husband, Bill, and Marie Leonard Brown; 12 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; brother, Buddy Coleman; sister, Shirley Gibson and husband, Billy; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Pallbearers will be Ben Hamm, Scott Fowler, Freddy Dearman, Nick Gibson, Daniel Leonard, and Nathan Grammes.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Brandon Brown, Roy Brown, Bill Kitto, William Kitto, Christian Kitto, Kyle Crockett, and Jason Coleman.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bobby Wayne Coleman, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Thursday, October 5, 2023

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Mulhearn Funeral Home - West Monroe

300 McMillan Road, West Monroe, LA 71291

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Friday, October 6, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Mulhearn Funeral Home - West Monroe

300 McMillan Road, West Monroe, LA 71291

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Friday, October 6, 2023

Northeast Louisiana Veterans Cemetery

2413 Highway 425, Rayville, LA 71269

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1705

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree