Lloyd Kenneth Coker, 65, of La Porte, Texas, passed away, Wednesday, October 15, 2014 in Houston, TX.
Ken was born February 19, 1949, in Vernon, Texas to Lloyd and Frances (Ford) Coker. He graduated from Midway High School in 1968. On April 5, 2012, he married his wife Jean. Ken was employed as a social worker for the State of Texas until his retirement. Ken also called bingo at the local bingo halls in Pasadena, Texas for the last 20 years. Ken was an avid bowler, he also enjoyed listening to country music, sitting on his patio drinking coffee, cooking on his barbecue grill, watching his Texans football team, and spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren. Ken is survived by his loving wife, Jean Coker of La Porte, Texas; his daughter, Cassie Vogel of Deer Creek, Texas; his four sons, Cory Coker of Tomball, Texas, Kenny Coker of Delray, Florida, Michael Terry of Pasadena, Texas, Brian Terry of Boyd, Texas; one sister, Cathy Talley, Henrietta, Texas; two brothers, Mike Coker of Deer Creek, Texas, David Coker of Deer Creek, Texas. Father precedes him in death Lloyd Coker of Deer Creek, Texas; mother Frances Coker of Henrietta, Texas. He leaves nine grandchildren, Norma Terry, Austin Thorn, Cole Thorn, Meagan Terry, Sarah Terry, Shane Terry, Matthew Coker, Faith Vogel, and Amber Coker. He will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life service will be held at 12pm on Monday, October 20th at Niday Funeral Home 12440 Beamer Road, Houston, Texas 77089; Pastor Micah Sutton will be officiating. Visitation will be from 10am-12pm Monday before the service.