Lawrence Paul's Story
Lawrence Paul "Shorty" Coffey, 86, of Glasgow, died Friday, April 14, 2017, at his residence.
Born in Barren County, he was the son of the late Lawrence D. and Julia Elizabeth Cary Coffey. Mr. Coffey was of the Christian faith and a veteran of the U. S. Army. He was retired from SKF Manufacturing and an auto mechanic.
Survivors include three daughters, Nell Coffey Kidd, Rexanna Shirley (Chris) and Regina Myers, all of Glasgow; his first wife, Barbara Yvonne Myers, of Tompkinsville; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Wilma Hogue, of Glasgow, Juanita Strange, of Bowling Green and Geneva Harvey, of Indiana; a brother, Calvin Coffey (Carol), of Cave City, Reed Mann, whom he considered as a brother; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James Walker Coffey.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens with military honors provided by D.A.V. Chapter No. 20 of Glasgow. Visitation will be after 3 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Published on April 17, 2017