Inez Cleo (Evatt) Coker, 103, of Vilonia, AR went to be with the Lord Sunday, November 4, 2018. She was born October 31, 1915 in Vilonia to the late John and Savannah Evatt. She was preceded in death by her husband Quince Coker; one son Jerry Dale Coker; one daughter Cleo Coker Lackie; two brothers Lee Owen Evatt and George Evatt; and one sister Grace Reed.
She is survived by one son Jerrell Coker of Vilonia; a son-in-law Alvin Lackie of Searcy; a brother Leroy Evatt; a sister Clara Baker; four grandchildren Robert Lackie, Polly Lackie Darden (Eddie), Joe Coker (Lisa), Charles Coker (Kim). She also had ten great-grandchildren and twenty five great-great-grandchildren.
Inez and Quince were married on November 18, 1931. She was the wife of a cotton farmer. She was also a welder and ship builder in California during WWII. She and her husband purchased a grocery store in Vilonia soon after the war ended. They also later built a new service station, café, and another grocery store where she worked several years. After retiring she became a faithful and loving housewife and care giver to her family.