Teddy Leroy Coleman was born March 21, 1949, in Austin Texas, to his parents Ira Coleman and Birdie Katherine Smith-King. He was called home to be with our Lord and Savior on August 6, 2018 at his home that he shared with his loved one Shirley Coleman.
Teddy graduated from L.C Anderson High School and Central Texas College. Teddy was a proud United States Marine from 1069-1979.
Teddy was preceded in death by his loving mother Birdie Katherine Smith-King, loving father Ira Coleman, and older brother Larry Coleman.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his daughter Michelle Coleman-Parson (Cornelius) of Spring Grove, VA, one stepson Shaka Tasby (Angel) of Austin, TX, one sister Margie Coleman-Jackson of Fort Worth, TX., two granddaughter RaeChaun Edwards & Mya Parson, three grandsons Cornelius Parson II, Jeremy Carter, Jaquan Parson, two great-granddaughters Ava Parson and Skye Carter, his special loved one Shirley Coleman, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.
“I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7