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Born February 16, 1916 in Douglas County Flora Ann Coffer, age 90, of Chadwick, passed away Wednesday, June 21, 2006. She was born February 16, 1916 in Douglas County, the daughter of Manuel Pruett and Mary Susan “Sued” (Moore) Pruett. On September 3, 1932 she and Arthur Coffer were united in marriage.
Mrs. Coffer was a homemaker and also worked along side her husband on the farm. She was a member of Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church at Highlonesome. She loved babies and enjoyed all of her grandchildren, great-, and great-great-grandchildren.
She spent time quilting and looked forward to her garden every year.
Survivors include two sons and their wives, Earl and Pauline Coffer, Ozark, and Dearl and Kathy Coffer, Chadwick; two grandchildren, Mike Coffer and wife Karen, Ozark, and Jennifer Johnson and husband Steve, Oldfield; nine great-grandchildren, Melissa, James, Austin, Quentin, Roselyn, Madelyn, Shannon, Kaitlyn, and Morgan; two great-great-grandchildren, Skye, and Zayne; two sisters, Thelma Goin, Oldfield, and Zelma Morrison, Springfield; as well as nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur, in 1990, her twin brother, Floyd Pruett; two sisters, Goldie Coffer, and Lola Gray, and her parents.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 24, in Adams Funeral Home, Ozark, with Rev. Carl Thompson officiating. Burial followed in Old Boston Cemetery, Oldfield.
Friends and family gathered at the funeral home on Friday for visitation.