Calvin Jacob Coleman, 64, of Magnolia, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at his home. Calvin was born Nov. 1, 1948, in Magnolia, son of the late Lee Grant and the late Augusta (Kelly) Coleman.

He was a member of Rocky Mount Baptist Church. He was a Vietnam War veteran, serving in the United States Marine Corps. He received his degree summa cum laude from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. He was self-employed as a carpenter.

He was predeceased by his two sisters, Florene Coleman Broomfield and Mayrene Coleman White.

He is survived by one brother, Alvin Coleman of Dallas, Texas; two nephews and one niece.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at Rocky Mount Baptist Church, with Rev. Robert Sharp officiating. Burial will follow in Rocky Mount Cemetery, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Service.

Calling hours will be from 12 noon-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Henderson’s Mortuary, Inc.

Published: 02/07/2013