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Mathias Sylvester “Matt” Coates (05-22-2014)
Photo of Mathias Sylvester “Matt” Coates Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, May 16, 2014 in the chapel of Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home for Mathias Sylvester “Matt” Coates, 44, who died May 13, 2014 at St. Martin Hospital in Breaux Bridge.
Rev. Robbie Lawson, pastor of First Assembly of God Church in Farmerville officiated the services. Visitation was held Thursday, May 15, 2014, from 4-8 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. to the time of service. Interment was in Quibodeaux Cemetery in Midland.
He is survived by: His parents, Wayne and Christa Coates of Farmerville; his wife, Carla Coates of Midland; three daughters - Kala Smith of Mississipp and Caitlyn and Madilyn Coates, both of Midland; two sons - Christopher Bourque of Crowley, and Cavan Cormier of Midland; two sisters - Sylvia Crawford of Columbia and Patricia Alford of Downsville; a brother, Wayne Coates, Jr.; one great-granddaughter, Trinity Smith of Mississippi; and his companion, Mellissa Guidry of Breaux Bridge.
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