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Jesse David Coffman

Born: 12/11/1942

Died: 2/11/2007

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Jesse David Coffman passed away February 11, 2007, in Bakersfield, California. He was born December 11, 1942, in Richmond, California, the son of Jess and July Coffman.

Jesse was an honest and caring person who gave of himself and asked very little in return. He was a renowned storyteller who could entertain as well as educate through one of his stories. Jesse and his stories will be greatly missed by all who knew him. When anyone met him as a stranger they left with a new friend. Jesse loved driving trucks and was employed by Sullivan Petroleum for 30 years until 1999 and then Wholesale Fuels until 2007.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, John Coffman and Ralph Coffman.

Survivors include his wife, Patricia Coffman; son and daughter-in-law, Jesse and Lori Coffman; daughter and son-in-law, Julia and Tony Kelly.

Jesse David Coffman