Floyd Oliver Coren, Sr.

March 20, 1927 - March 12, 2012
Floyd Oliver Coren, Sr.

Floyd Oliver Coren, Sr., 84, of East Flat Rock passed away Monday, March 12, 2012, at the Elizabeth House. He was the son of the late William Holbert and Ethel Lyda Coren.

He retired from Cooper Construction after twenty plus years of employment. Prior to that, he worked with Pete Green Construction.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Sandy Coren; three children, Floyd Coren ìSonnyî Coren Jr. and his wife Theressa of Arden, Brett Coren and wife Sheila of Florida, and Reba Coren Singleton and husband Mike of Williamston; two granddaughters, Stephanie Lockaby and husband Kevin of Anderson, SC, and Susan Simpson; one great granddaughter, Paige Lockaby and several step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday March 17, 2012, 12:00 PM at Old Turkey Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Hudlin Gap Road, Pisgah Forest. The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2:30pm at the Turkey Creek Baptist Church Fellowship Building.


Saturday, March 17, 2012
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Old Turkey Creek Baptist Church Cemetery - Directions
Hudlin Gap Road
Brevard, NC


Saturday, March 17, 2012
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Turkey Creek Baptist Church Fellowship Building - Directions
805 Capps Rd
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

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  • March 13, 2012
    Lois Barret says:
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • March 13, 2012
    Debra Atkins Lively says:
    Sonny and family: I was sorry to read of the loss of your father. He was a good neighbor and friend to my dad for many years. You and your family will be in our prayers. Jerry & Debra

  • March 13, 2012
    Susan Lively Neal says:
    Sonny, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. If there's anything at all that I can do, please let me know.

  • March 13, 2012
    Evelyn and Norman Nichols says:
    He a was a good neighbor and a good friend. He will be missed in our community. Our prayers are for his family.