OBITUARY

Brenda Darlene Proctor Coates

April 17, 1943May 4, 2018
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Brenda Darlene Proctor Coates, 75, of High Point, passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center.

A resident of this area most of her life, Brenda was born on April 17, 1943 in Guilford County, a daughter to the late Floyd “Bill” Proctor and Bertha “Bert” Woolard Proctor. She had lived in Jacksonville Florida for a number of years before returning to High Point. Brenda enjoyed word search books, bingo, Yahtzee, bowling, and most of all, anything to do with Elvis Presley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Michael Dean Folds; and brothers, Terry and Gary Proctor.

Surviving are her husband of over 45 years, Ken Coates of the home; three daughters, Dena Folds, Lynn Folds, and Kelly Coates Godbolt and husband Gene; eight grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

A celebration of Brenda’s life will be held at 4 pm Monday, May 14, 2018 in the chapel of Davis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. A graveside service will be held at 3 pm Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Floral Garden Park Cemetery.

Davis Funeral Home in High Point is assisting the family.

  • FAMILY

  • Floyd "Bill" & Bertha "Bert" Woolard Proctor, Parents
  • Ken Coates, Husband
  • Dena Folds, Daughter
  • Lynn Folds, Daughter
  • Kelly Coates Godbolt & husband Gene, Daughter
  • Michael Dean Folds, Son
  • Terry Proctor, Brother
  • Gary Proctor, Brother
  • Mrs. Coates is also survived by eight grandchildren & five great-grandchildren.

Services

  • Celebration of Life Monday, May 14, 2018
  • Visitation Monday, May 14, 2018
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, May 15, 2018
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Biography

Brenda Darlene Proctor Coates, 75, of High Point, passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center.

A resident of this area most of her life, Brenda was born on April 17, 1943 in Guilford County, a daughter to the late Floyd “Bill” Proctor and Bertha “Bert” Woolard Proctor. She had lived in Jacksonville Florida for a number of years before returning to High Point. Brenda enjoyed word search books, bingo, Yahtzee, bowling, and most of all, anything to do with Elvis Presley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Michael Dean Folds; and brothers, Terry and Gary Proctor.

Surviving are her husband of over 45 years, Ken Coates of the home; three daughters, Dena Folds, Lynn Folds, and Kelly Coates Godbolt and husband Gene; eight grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

A celebration of Brenda’s life will be held at 4 pm Monday, May 14, 2018 in the chapel of Davis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. A graveside service will be held at 3 pm Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Floral Garden Park Cemetery.

Davis Funeral Home in High Point is assisting the family.