Mr. Coleman died at 3:01 a.m. Sunday, February 27, 2011 at Murray Calloway County Hospital in Murray.
He was born September 19, 1943 in Golden Pond to Silburn and Myrtle Kilgore Colson.
Mr. Colson was a concrete finisher and a tobacco farmer.
He was preceded in death by his parents Silburn and Myrtle Kilgore Colson; and two brothers, Stanley and Otis Colson.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Trevada Colson; four brothers, Ramie Colson (and wife Youlanda) of Cadiz, Charles Colson of Murray, Johnny Colson (and wife Debbie) of Hazel, and Silburn Colson (and wife Shannon) of Murray, three sisters, Anice Reed (and husband Jay) of Port St. Joe, Fla., Patty Spencer (and husband Darrel) of Calvert City and Teresa
Dunlap (and husband Randy) of Hazel; one sister-in-law, Sharon Colson of Murray; one son, Stanley Wade Colson of New Concord; one daughter, Sandy Gail Colson of Murray; two grandsons, Jimmie Ray and Bradley Colson both of Murray; one great grandson, Stanley Hunter James Colson of Murray; and several nieces and nephews.
Music will be performed by Stephanie Colson Roberts. Pallbearers will be Ramie Colson, Charles Colson, Johnny Colson, Silburn Colson, Jimmie Ray Colson and Bradley Colson. Honorary pallbearer is Randy Dunlap.