Obituary photo of Curtis Coates%2c+Sr., Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Curtis Coates, Sr.

1953 - 2021
Obituary photo of Curtis Coates%2c+Sr., Junction City-KS
In Loving Memory of

Curtis Coates, Sr.

1953 - 2021

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 10:00am
Highland Cemetery
Curtis Coates Sr, 68, of Junction City, KS, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka, KS. A visitation will be held 5-7 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at Johnson Funeral Home. A graveside service will be 10 a.m. Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Highland Cemetery.

Curtis was born September 10, 1953, in Birmingham, AL the son of John B. and Doris L. (Fornis) Coates, Sr.

Curtis was married to Deborah A. Johnson. Deborah passed away September 20, 2021.

Curtis enjoyed doing yard work and helping others with their projects. He was very passionate about his dogs. He enjoyed Alabama Football and Basketball. He also enjoyed following the Boston Celtics and Miami Dolphins. His highlight was having the grandchildren come to home on weekends.

Survivors include one son, Curtis Coates, Jr. of Junction City, KS; three daughters, Stephfanie Coates and her husband Russell McIntosh, III of Junction City, KS, Mitzi Dunlap and her husband Bruce of Rockford, IL and Synthia Matthews of Tuscaloosa, AL; two brothers, John B. Coates, Jr. and Alvin Coates; three sisters, Carolyn Amison, Sheryl Reed and Tywanda Coates; twelve grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Curtis Coates Sr, 68, of Junction City, KS, passed away on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka, KS. A visitation will be held 5-7 Wednesday, December 1, 2021 at Johnson Funeral Home. A graveside service will be 10 a.m. Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Highland Cemetery.

Curtis was born September 10, 1953, in Birmingham, AL the son of John B. and Doris L. (Fornis) Coates, Sr.

Curtis was married to Deborah A. Johnson. Deborah passed away September 20, 2021.

Curtis enjoyed doing yard work and helping others with their projects. He was very passionate about his dogs. He enjoyed Alabama Football and Basketball. He also enjoyed following the Boston Celtics and Miami Dolphins. His highlight was having the grandchildren come to home on weekends.

Survivors include one son, Curtis Coates, Jr. of Junction City, KS; three daughters, Stephfanie Coates and her husband Russell McIntosh, III of Junction City, KS, Mitzi Dunlap and her husband Bruce of Rockford, IL and Synthia Matthews of Tuscaloosa, AL; two brothers, John B. Coates, Jr. and Alvin Coates; three sisters, Carolyn Amison, Sheryl Reed and Tywanda Coates; twelve grandchildren and five great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Johnson Cremations, Funerals & Receptions
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 10:00am
Highland Cemetery

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