Kelli Coleman​


Kelli Dean Coleman was born on February 7, 1998 in Hayti, Missouri. She was the daughter of the late Bobby Lee Coleman and Melinda Underwood Coleman.

She departed this life in Hayti, Missouri on December 13, 2017.  She was 19 years old.

Kelli was an honor graduate of Caruthersville High School in 2015.  She was very active in the choir and also completed the CNA nursing program.  She loved writing poetry and was working on writing a book. 

She was an active member of Kinsfolks Ridge Church.

Survived by – her mother – Melinda Coleman

1 sister – Kayla Cook and her husband, Chris Cook

1 brother – Bobby Coleman

Her grandmother – Zera Coleman

Her grandfather – Bobby Underwood

Aunts – Bobbie Griggs and her husband, Phillip

Cristy Hemmingway and her husband, Michael

Teresa Abbott and her husband, Ken

Uncles – Michael Coleman and his wife, Regina

Chris Coleman and his wife, Jennifer and Robert Underwood and his wife, Jacquline

The love of her life – Scott Virginio

Other relatives and many friends

She was preceded in death by her father, Bobby Coleman, - her grandmother, Brenda Underwood – and her grandfather, Bobby Coleman, Sr.



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