Cover photo for Virginia Nell Coleman's Obituary
Virginia Nell Coleman Profile Photo
1935 Virginia 2022

Virginia Nell Coleman

March 11, 1935 — October 8, 2022

Mrs. Virginia Nell Coleman, age 87, of Dexter, Kentucky, died on Saturday, October 8, 2022, at her home.

Mrs. Coleman was born on March 11, 1935, in Calloway County, Kentucky to the late Willie Burkeen and Nellie (Childress) Burkeen. She was a homemaker and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Coleman; as well as five sisters and three brothers.

Survivors include four daughters, Cindy Steen and husband Jeff of Almo, Kentucky, Paula Sanders of Greenville, Kentucky, Jennifer Carrico of Murray, Kentucky, and Beth Henderson of Dexter, Kentucky; one son, Johnny Coleman and wife Susan of Dexter, Kentucky; 12 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; as well as five great great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Jeff Steen officiating. Burial will follow in the Murray Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Online condolences can be made at,
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Virginia Nell Coleman, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, October 11, 2022

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

The J.H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S 3rd St, Murray, KY 42071

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree