Albert Ray Coker, Jr., 55, of Woodbine, passed away Thursday, January 7, 2016 at UF Health Shands in Jacksonville, FL.
Born January 26, 1960 in Kingstree, SC, he was the son of the late Albert Ray Coker and the late Roberta Reid Cox. He was also preceded in death by his son, Jason Ray Coker.
Al was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, retiring with 20 years of service and served his country honorably. He was employed with the Naval Submarine Support Center from 2004 to present. Al was a member of the V.F.W. Post 8385 and the V.F.W. Riders. He was an avid outdoorsman, and loved riding his motorcycle. He adored and loved his family, especially his two grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, January 12, 2016, at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys from 4 pm to 6 pm.
Survivors include his wife, Kelly Coker of Woodbine; daughter, Dana Carper (Lon) of St. Marys; sister, Pam Lloyd (Barry) of Harleyville, SC; brothers, Charlie Coker of Kingstree, SC, and Mark Cox (Nicole) of Charleston, SC; grandchildren, Ayden Carper and Hadley Carper; several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.