Delila Faye CoakleyMORTINS GAP, KY., — Delila Faye Coakley, 74, of Mortons Gap entered into heaven with her lord and savior on March 7th, 2018. She was born in White City, KY on August 13th, 1943 to the late Calvin and Hilda Huff DeMoss. She attended The River in Nortonville, KY was a graduate of South Hopkins High school class of 1962 a member of Woodman of the world, lodge #396, a service desk clerk at Grandmas Kitchen, and was a member of the South Hopkins Saddle Club. She had worked at Enrow Shirt Factory, and as a school bus driver for the Hopkins County School System.

 In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Marshall Owen Coakley in 2008 and 1 brother Jerry DeMoss.

She is survived by 2 children Michael Coakley and his wife Kim of Mortons Gap, Wendy Smith and her husband Clayton of Mortons Gap, 1 sister Glenda and her husband (Eugene) McKinney of Bluff Springs, KY 2 brothers Donald DeMoss of Madisonville, KY and Darrell DeMoss and his wife Judy of Mayfield, KY 7 Grandchildren Hannah Smith, Madisyn Coakley, Ashley Utley, Tyler Burns, Krystal Kavanaugh, Kevin Kavanaugh, Amanda Smith, 4 Great Grandchildren Shelby Smith, Chelsey Steiner, Haley Hunt, Jasmine Rodgers, 1 Great-Great Grandchild Serenity Steiner, several nieces and nephews as well as her puppy-dog Gizmo.

Funeral services will be Friday, March 9, 2018 at 1pm at Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY with Rev. Terry Barnes officiating and burial to follow at New Suthards Church Cemetery in Suthards KY.

Visitation will be on Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 5pm until 8pm at Reid Walters Funeral Home Earlington and from 9am on Friday until service time at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Jeff DeMoss, Aaron DeMoss, Tyler Burns, Lennie Harris, Kevin Kavanaugh, and Roger Coakley.  Honorary Pallbearers will be: Richard Cunningham, Hannah Smith, and Madisyn Coakley

The family would like to invite friends and family to the second Baptist Church Fellowship Hall in Mortons Gap Immediately following the service.

Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences can be made at

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