John Richard Knight Coleman of Olive Hill was born in Nashville on Oct. 23, 1955, to Billy and Loraine Coleman. He was joined in marriage to Rhonda Brown on Sept. 7, 1976.
He died Sunday, Sept. 8. He served honorably in the Tennessee National Guard. He was a journeyman in construction industry.
He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, his children, Billie A Coleman (Scott Turner), Jessie L Coleman, Georgia W Lowery (James), John T Knight Coleman; grandchildren, Jesse Austin Knight Coleman Crites, Dustin Matthew Lane and Jacob Allen Knight Coleman; great-grandchildren, Paisleigh Elizabeth Wixom, Kason Garret Knight Coleman and soon to be Amanda Elizabeth Crites.
He was a member of Amazing Life Church in Savannah.
A viewing was held on Thursday, Sept. 12, at West Harpeth Funeral Home in Nashville.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, at 1 p.m., at Amazing Life Church, 65 Thomas St., in Savannah.