Billy Gene Coleman, 50, of Dayton, passed away early Thursday morning, Oct. 10, 2019, at his home in Dayton.  He was born on Aug. 26, 1969, in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Billy was preceded in death by his father, Norman Eugene Murphy.

Billy lived in Dayton most of his life.  He was self-employed and worked in housekeeping at Rhea Medical Center.  Billy was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, Arlene Price; son, Billy Coleman Jr.; daughter, Kayla Coleman; four grandchildren, Joshua Sneed, Kiandra Coleman, Paisley Coleman and Hunter Sherill; mother, Karen Sue Coleman; brothers, Anthony Sneed and Randal (Mary) Coleman; and his sisters, Elaine Rogers and Rachel Dodd, all of Dayton.

Graveside services for Billy will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12, 2019, at Buttram Cemetery in Dayton.

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The family is being cared for by Vanderwall Funeral Home where they will receive friends Friday, Oct. 12, 2019, from 1 to 2:45 p.m.