April 28, 2015
Mr. J. C. ”Jake” Cofer, age 78 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away at Roane Medical Center in Harriman, Tennessee on Monday, April 27, 2015. Mr. Cofer was of the Church of God of Prophecy Faith. Mr. Cofer was retired from Rockwood Hosiery Mill. He was a Devoted Husband, Father and Grandfather. He was an avid U.T. Vols and Rockwood High School “Tigers” Fan. He enjoyed playing Softball, Corn hold Board Games. He also enjoyed Watching Game shows on TV. He was very active Member of the Rockwood Men’s Softball Leagues for many years.. He loved Sports. Mr. Cofer is preceded in Death by Parents: Owen & Anna Cofer; Brothers: Lawrence Cofer and Howard “Speedy” Cofer; Nephew: Tim Cofer
He is survived by:
Wife of 49 years: Mary Cofer of Rockwood, Tennessee
7 Daughters: Ruby, Joyce, Brenda, Kristie, Karen, Teresa, Lisa
Brother: Clarence Cofer (Dolly) of Rockwood, Tennessee
Sister: Christine Reed of Rockwood, Tennessee
Host of Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren
Many Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins
Lots of Friends in the Rockwood Community
Arrangements are as follows: Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, Tennessee, Family will receive Friends from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Thursday, April 30, 2015 Graveside Services will be conducted at 1:00pm in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood with Rev. Dudley Evans, officiating. Family will go in procession from Evans Mortuary to Oak Grove.
Evans Mortuary is serving the Family of Mr. J. C. “Jake “Cofer.