July 24, 1918 — April 20, 2017
SIMS — Penny Ida Boykin Coleman, 98, passed away Thursday. Her funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday at Healthy Plains Primitive Baptist Church, Sims. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Elder Randall Saunders will officiate.
The family will receive friends 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson.
Ida is survived by her daughters, Sandra Sullivan of Kenly and Jo-Anne Bass of Wilson; her sons, Harold Coleman, and wife, Kay, of Raleigh and Michael Coleman, and wife, Ann, of Knightdale; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and her brother, Louis Boykin of Wilson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleveland Coleman; sisters, Minnie Dawson and Pattie Mae Turner; and her brothers, Jiles Boykin, Jarvie Boykin, Julian Boykin and Hardy Boykin.
Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made in Ida’s honor to Healthy Plains Primitive Baptist Church, c/o Pearl Lamm, 2206 Shreve St., Wilson, NC 27893.
Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home at www.joyners.net.