Eric Lee Coleman



Mr. Eric Lee Coleman, 18, of Lillington passed away Monday June 19, 2017. He was born in Lee County, the son of Michael Coleman and Jennie Johnson. Eric was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish. He was a hard worker who enjoyed working outdoors. Eric was a loving father, son and brother. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Peggy Sue Johnson; paternal grandparents, James and Myrtle Coleman.

Eric is survived by his son, Kaiden Lee Coleman of the home; Kaiden's mother, Sara Englert of Lillington, father, Michael Clifton Coleman of Lillington; mother, Jennie Johnson and husband Chris Prince of Fuquay-Varina; sister, Jodi Brownne and husband Taylor of Lillington; brother, Hunter Coleman of Lillington; paternal grandparents, Dot and Larry Coleman of Lillington; maternal grandfather, Jimmy Driggers, Sr. of Linden; 2 nieces, Serenity and Alexandria Brownne both of Lillington; uncle, Kevin Coleman and wife Tracy of Lillington; aunt, Connie Clarke and husband Kelly of Benson; uncle, Jimmy Driggers, Jr. and wife Amy of Bunnlevel.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, June 23, 2017 at O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Chapel in Lillington with Rev. Cecil McNeill officiating. Burial will follow in Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6:00-8:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kaiden Lee Coleman in care of Kevin Coleman, 5028 S. River Rd., Lillington, NC 27546.