Harriet H Coffee (Hearn)
COFFEE - Harriet H. Coffee age 103, passed peacefully at home Saturday, June 08, 2019. A Funeral Service will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Prospect United Methodist Church, Lawrenceville, with Rev. Jim Cabaniss and Pastor Richard Moeller officiating. The burial will follow at College Park Cemetery, College Park, GA. Mrs. Coffee received her B.S. degree and master's degree in elementary education from the University of Georgia. She loved teaching and first taught for 2 years in Molena, GA and later in life taught second grade for 15 years at Lawrenceville Elementary School. She was voted Star Teacher of the Year by her colleagues while there. She was a member of Prospect United Methodist Church for 60 years and taught Sunday School there for 45 years. At age 79 she began taking art lessons and painted for 10 years. Her talent was especially evident in landscape paintings. Mrs. Coffee's children are grateful for her unwavering love and support. The cornerstone of her life was her Christian faith. Her love of life, infectious sense of humor, and encouraging manner will be greatly missed. The family is particularly grateful for the compassionate care shown by her numerous loving caregivers over the last few years. She is survived by her children, Sandra Coffee, Dacula, GA; Jane & Roy Ferguson, Smyrna, GA; Joel & Jan Coffee, Vidalia, GA; David & Syliva Coffee, San Francisco, CA; grandchildren, Jennie & Scott Hale, Mableton, GA; Lisa & Dean Balkwill, Kennesaw, GA; Stephen & Julie Ferguson, Smyrna, GA; Gordon Coffee, Ailey, GA; Alex & Courtney Coffee, Augusta, GA; 11 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, you may consider a memorial donation to the Billy Graham Evangelistic Foundation, St. Jude's Children's Hospital, or Prospect United Methodist Church, Lawrenceville, GA. The family will receive friends 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, S.W., Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-962-3100. Please leave online condolences at .

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