Jim Coley Death – Obituary: Deeply saddened to learn of the passing of a great statesman former Tennessee House Rep. Jim Coley on Sunday 10th October 2021 at the age of 70.
Jim was a much-loved member of the Tennessee House of Representatives for 14 years and his legislative work was instrumental in fighting human trafficking in the state. His compassion and heart were unmatched. He was steadfast in his commitment to serve and was a friend to all.
As an outspoken voice in the fight to strengthen our education system and defeat human trafficking, he represented the people of Shelby County with kindness and compassion. My prayers and condolences go out to the Coley Family.
On October 11th, 2021, InsideEko Media learned about the death of Jim Coley through social media publications made on Twitter.
InsideEko is yet to confirm Jim Coley’s cause of death as no health issues, accident or other causes of death have been learned to be associated with the passing.
This death has caused a lot of friends and family of Coley much hurt. In that mourning spirit, concerned persons have taken to social media to share tributes to the deceased and condolences to the affected family
Tributes To Jim Coley
Across social media users’ timelines are statements that show respect, admiration, and gratitude towards Coley as people mourn the passing.
I’m sure some of you have heard already, but my dad Jim Coley passed away yesterday. We have already gotten so much support and appreciate all the love that’s been shared with us. We will keep everyone updated as we have more information to share on the Memorial Service and goings-on. He would have called every single one of you his “buddy” and meant it. We will update soon.
Representative John Gillespie
Representative Jim Coley was a champion for Shelby County and efforts to end human trafficking in Tennessee. He served 14 years for district 97 and was a great friend. His heart was for public service and he will be greatly missed. I am honored to have known him.
Tennessee Treasury Department
Treasury is saddened to learn of the passing of former Representative Jim Coley. Jim was a much-loved member of the Tennessee House of Representatives for 14 years and his legislative work was instrumental in fighting human trafficking in our state. We are thankful for his service to Tennessee and our deepest sympathies go out to his family, including his son Evan, who is part of Treasury, as well as friends, and everyone who had the good fortune to know and love him.
College System of TN
Former State Rep. Jim Coley was a tremendous supporter of and advocate for education. A retired educator himself, he was a friend of the Tennessee Board of Regents system and our colleges. We mourn his passing and extend sympathy to his family.
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