On July 12, 2013, DeNeise Bennett Coates departed this world to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Everyone was touched by her contagious laugh, big heart and willingness to always do for others.
DeNeise was born June 19, 1973, in Big Spring, Texas, to Eugene "Bo" Bennett and the late Linda Bennett. She grew up and attended school in Coahoma, Texas.
DeNeise was self employed. She had a love for her family that was like no other. Her kids were the light of her life. She was an avid Coahoma Bulldog football fan and also had a passion for NASCAR.
DeNeise was survived by her children, Skyler, Brody and Brissa and her father, Eugene "Bo" Bennett.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Jamie Bennett; and her mother, Linda Bennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Midway Baptist Church with the Rev. Mark Winn and the Rev. Jim Binnix officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Brody Coates, Skyler Coates, Gene Hector, Greg Parrish, Pete Acosta, Garrett Parrish, Zak Walton and Kip Williams.
Honorary pallbearers will be Coby Williams and Brent Wright.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the Matt Wynn Scholarship Fund through the Coahoma Exes Assn., c/o Cindy Klaus, P.O. Box 84, Coahoma, Texas 79511.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com