Helen "Shirly Mae" Johnson Coleman

Date of Birth: 06/06/1943
Date of Death: 12/24/2016

Helen “Shirley Mae” Johnson  Coleman, age 73, a native of Terrebonne Parish and resident of Los Angelas, California, transitioned into eternal life on Saturday, December 24, 2016.

Her Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2016 at Moses Baptist Church in Thibodaux. Visiting will be held from 8:00am until the hour of service at 10:00am Burial in Southdown Cemetery in Houma.

She leaves to cherish her memories, 1 son, Sean Coleman; 1 daughter, Sheila Marie Johnson; 7 brothers, James (Brenda), Charles, Gerald, Claudell (Lorraine), Lionel (Mary), Johnnell (Renee), Bishop Hurley (Laura) Frye; 5 sisters, Rose Johnson, Eula Frye, Olivia (Michael) Boudraux, Pastor Joyce Branch, Mavis (Richard) Williams; 2 grandchildren, Courtney and Corey Johnson; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by her parents, LouEthel and Davis Frye.    

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the Coleman/Frye Family. Visit to sign her guestbook and leave words of encouragement for the family.

Lawanda Jasmin, Funeral Director

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Lolisa Blackie Stewart Nelson (02/14/2017 2:53 pm)

Im sitting at my computer and just came across her death. Mrs.Shirley and my family goes way back from when my father {Wilfred Adams} would take me to Thibodaux to visit as a child. Rose and family you have our heart felt sympathy. Please feel free to contact me. 225-624-9954.Blackie, Mice & Andre

Odell Belle-Brent (01/13/2017 2:10 am)

Helen, RIP! Thank God for the moments we shared in this life! Will miss you always! Love you! Odell

Kathleen Perry (01/07/2017 5:37 pm)

IKathleen was so bless to have Helen as a friend for many years given the family my condolences. She was a good friend will be missed by me.

Stephanie Washington (01/02/2017 11:51 pm)

May God continue to strengthen our family!

Sheila Robinson Thomas (01/02/2017 9:41 pm)

My condolences and prayers to the family.

Sheila Garrison Campbell (01/02/2017 8:11 pm)

She will be missed. But surely we all have to go that way one day. Stay strong Family and remember we all loved her but GOD loved her best.

Wilfred Jr. (01/01/2017 1:37 am)

To the family of Ms. Shirley, May God be with you!

Odell Belle-Brent (12/31/2016 10:03 pm)

Helen, RIP! Thank God for the moments we shared in this life! Will miss you always! Love you! Odell

Carolyn & Johm Rose (12/31/2016 6:32 pm)

Another angel gone to be with the Lord

Kasharon Johnson Duncan (12/31/2016 12:20 pm)

Rip my sister n law,🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾

Dianne celestin Livas (12/27/2016 11:45 am)

My prayers and condolences to the family!