- Last Updated on 02:29 PM 01/23/14
Mr. Melvin Noland Coles of Hunting Creek Road, Nathalie died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at Halifax Regional Hospital at the age of 60.
Mr. Coles was born in Halifax County on May 7, 1953 to the late Mr. George Noland Coles and Mrs. Martha Traynham Coles. He was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.
His survivors include one daughter, Ms. Tonya Coles of Bladensburg, Md.; two sons, Mr. Phillip Coles and wife Shawon of South Boston and Mr. Brian Coles of Killeen, Texas; four grandchildren; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends, including the devoted Mr. William Simms.
Funeral services for Mr. Coles will be Saturday, Jan. 25, at 11 a.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family is receiving friends at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Coles, 1325 Irish Street, South Boston.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.