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Obituary: Elizabeth’Liz’ Glosup Coleman


Elizabeth “Liz” Glosup Coleman, 83, of Texarkana, formerly of Daisy, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2024.

She was born July 24, 1940, in Sulphur Springs, Texas, the daughter of Marvin Van Glosup and Oma Faye Bridges Gosup. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joe Rex Coleman; her brother, Gerald Glosup; her two sisters, Linda Stedman and Faye Glosup; and her great-grandson, Mack Coleman.

She was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School in Dallas, Texas. She spent her working career as a bookkeeper and worked several years at the Pike County Hospital. Liz loved reading, gardening, and cooking. Most of all Liz loved being “Nini” to her grandchildren.

Survivors include: her son and daughter-in-law, Bob and JoLynn Coleman of Siloam Springs; her daughter and son-in-law, Denise and Mike Graves of Nashville; her grandchildren, Rexanne Graves, Matthew Coleman, Josh Coleman and Andy Graves; her three great-grandchildren, Jayden, Nora, and Sunny; and her brother, Rayburn Glosup of Mineral Wells, Texas.

There will be a memorial service Thursday, Jan. 18 at the Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church at 1 p.m. with Dr. Wayne Sewell officiating.  Pallbearers will be Rexanne Graves, Matthew Coleman, Josh Coleman, and Andy Coleman. Honorary pallbearer will be Jayden Coleman.

Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Texarkana, 2407 Galleria Oaks Dr., Texarkana, TX 75503.

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