Paul Coakley Obituary -Death: Former Roosevelt High School principal Paul Coakley has passed away. Paul Coakley died on July 18, 2021. Paul Coakley was born on August 8, 1953 at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Paul Coakley’s cause of death has not been revealed at this time.
In 1971, Paul Coakley graduated from Gallatin High School. He earned his associate’s degree from Volunteer State Community College and his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Middle Tennessee State University.
He began working as an English teacher at Holloway High School in Murfreesboro, Tennessee after college.
Paul dedicated his life to teaching and guiding young people. He was promoted to assistant principal and then principal after working as a teacher at Harriet High School for several years. He later worked as a principal at Gresham High School before retiring in 2002.
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