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Dwight Coats
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Durham: Dwight Coats, 75, died Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Duke Regional Hospital. He was born in Harnett Co., the son of the late Jerry Norman Coats, Sr. and Alice Faircloth Coats.

Mr. Coats is survived by his wife of 57 years, Florence Norris Coats; sons, Chris Coats and wife Jan, Jared Coats and wife Sharon; sister, Gloria Norris and husband Roy; grandchildren, Justin Coats and wife Mandy, Brandon Coats, Logan Coats, Blake Coats, Steven Clayton, Janie Clayton-Stone and husband Kenny; and great-granddaughters, McKenzie and McKenna Stone.

A funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, March 4th at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham with Rev. Phil Clark, Pastor Ronnie Bell, and Pastor Jerome Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, March 3rd at Clements Funeral Home.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Clements Funeral Service in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

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11:00 AM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

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Oak Grove Memorial Gardens

3712 Cheek Road
Durham, North Carolina 27704


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