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William Douglas Coleman, Sr.

William Douglas Coleman, Sr.
  • April 19, 1958 - March 9, 2018
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Pet Helpers
    1447 Folly Road
    Charleston, SC 29412

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“Jackie, words cannot truly convey how deeply sorry we are for the loss of Bill. He was a good man and father which is all anyone can ask. Please...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Dev Brown - Cary, NC - family

“Jackie I was so sorry to hear about Bill's passing. We had so many good times during our Nedlloyd and then P&O Nedlloyd days. Bill was a fine...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Jimmy Gibson - Charleston, SC

“Jackie,I am so sorry to hear of your husband's death.You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Kim Seay Bradley - SC

“Jackie Don't know if you remember me but I worked with Bill at Nedlloyd here in Atlanta - Bill was a joy to work with and always had a smile on his...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: nicholas pecora-saipe - roswell, GA

“Dear Jackie and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. May God's love surround you at this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Ty ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Ty Bond Warlick - Travelers Rest, SC

“To the family, I am sorry to hear the news a about your loss.May God who "binds up the broken hearted" and comforted all who mourns" sustain your...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Bobby , my deepest condolences go out to you and your family during this difficult time. Many Prayers and God's Peace. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Chip Smith

“May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: American Heart Association

“Jackie and Family, So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Johnnie, Donna and Kyle Lewis ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Lewis Family - Inman, SC

“Jackie and family, thinking of and praying for you and your family. May Gods love envelope and bring you comfort. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Royall Bentley Burns - NC

“Bobby, Paula and I were so saddened to hear of your brother's passing. I received word from Tom Cowan. Chris Carlson sent us the link to Bill's...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Trey Yarbrough - Tyler, TX

“Dear Jackie, My thoughts and prayers are with you. I have so many wonderful memories of times we shared. Take care and know you are in my thoughts. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Martha Lee Thwaite - Atlanta, GA

William Douglas Coleman, Sr., 59, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, passed away on Friday, March 9, 2018.

Born in Galveston, Texas, he was the son of the late Virginia Coleman and Robert Thomas Coleman, Jr. He was a graduate of Spartanburg High School and The University of the South (Sewanee), where he was a member of the Kappa Alpha Order and the Red Ribbon Society. He went on to build a career in international shipping and was the owner and president of Summit Transport.

Bill was a dedicated family man and especially enjoyed making memories with his son. He found joy in Texas Longhorn football, Duke Blue Devils basketball, and soul music.

Surviving are his wife, Jacqueline Bridgeman Coleman; son, William Douglas Coleman, Jr.; sister, Susan Coleman Buzbee; brother, Robert Thomas Coleman, III (Claudia); brother, Frank Hutchinson Coleman; sisters-in-law, Linda Barnette (Rick) and Beth Gaffney (Chris) and six nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at the Church at Life Park, 1151 George Browder Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466, on Monday, March 12, 2018 at 3:00 P.M.
The family will receive friends at the church from 1:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. On Thursday, March 15, 2018, a graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M. at Good Shepherd Memorial Park, 4164 Boiling Springs Rd., Boiling Springs, SC 29316.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The American Heart Association of SC, Memorial and Tributes Processing Center, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or Pet Helpers, 1447 Folly Road, Charleston, SC 29412