23 March 1899
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DR. COLEMAN'S DEATH
It Occurred at His Home in Henderson Tuesday.
ELKO, Ga, March 22 -- Dr. J. T. Coleman, Sr, of Henderson, breathed his last yesterday morning. Dr. Coleman was 78 years old and had for some time suffered from cancer in the mouth. He was an eminent physician and commanded a wide and extensive practice. He was a member of the Methodist church, and was loved by all who knew him. He leaves two sons, Dr. J. T. Coleman, Jr., who practiced with him, and Mr. John Coleman and Mrs. J. W. Hodge and his dear good wife to survive him. Interment at cemetery at Henderson this morning.