Connie

June 14, 1955 ~ July 22, 2022

Born in: Anderson, Indiana
Resided in: Edmonton, Kentucky

Connie Louise Coffey, 67 of Edmonton passed away Friday, July 22, 2022 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. Connie was born June 14, 1955 in Anderson, Indiana to the late Earl and Clyonie Williams Phelps. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband James Elmer Coffey, son, James Earl “Jamie” Coffey, stepson, Jimmy Coffey, grandson JR Gibson and brother Jerry Phelps. Paternal grandparents Dudley and Susie Phelps. Maternal grandparents Joseph and Emma Williams.
Connie loved to travel. One of her favorite trips was one she took to Japan when she worked at SEWS. It was her first time on a plane and the only time she was out of the country. There she met new friends and experienced life outside of Metcalfe County. She loved the outdoors and had an unbelievable green thumb. She could grow anything, and it showed by the number of flowers and flower beds in her yard. As she aged and became unwell, she certainly had no trouble bossing her kids and grandkids into taking care of her precious flower gardens. Those who knew Connie knew how important her family and friends were to here. She was an extraordinary woman who was full of warmth, love and light. She will be missed so very much.
Connie was the matriarch of her large family. She is survived by her companion of several years, Ron White. Three daughters. Tracy (Traci) Robertson, Jeannie (Larry) Wheeler and Tina Coffey. Son in law David Robertson and stepson Joe Coffey. Two brothers. Gene (Becky) Phelps of Hiseville. William (Debbie) Phelps of Glasgow. Four sisters. Patricia Phelps of Tompkinsville, Barbara Britt of Bowling Green, Leona (Ronnie) Wilson of Sulphur Well and Tammy (Terry) Gilbert. Six grandchildren. Hunter and Haylee Robertson, Morgan and Hannah Wheeler, James Allen Coffey and Faith Parker. Two great grandchildren. Braxton and Bentley. Another great grandchild is on the way. She also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and several very special people whom she spent a lot of time with.
Funeral services for Connie will be held 4:00 PM, Sunday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Thompson Cemetery in Green County. Visitation will be after 10:00 AM Sunday at the funeral home.
Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Mrs. Coffey. Please share your messages of condolence with the family at www.butlermemorials.com.

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  1. Heaven gained another angel 😇We will carry you in our hearts and memories forever!! Love you forever ❤️

  2. I will always remember Connie as a caring beautiful sole always helping anybody she could.. She never turned me away.. I would come to Edmonton and stay with Connie Coffey.. She always welcomed me into her home. She loved my Mother, Dorothy, dearly.. Connie stayed with us in Indiana for a brief time in her life while she was a teenager!! We always kept in touch. Our birthdays are one day apart! We would talk about loosing our child. She helped me cope with my daughter’s death. I will miss our visits and calls! May she Rest In Peace!! We love ❤️ you Connie Coffey!! God be with the children!!!

  3. So sorry for your loss.I went to school with MS.Connie I sure hate this .Prayers

  4. Dearest Connie, your smile was contagious, and all throughout conversation you spoke right on through that smile
    Girlfriend getaways, barbecues, fire pits, and music on the porch won’t be the same without you, love and light
    Condolences to the family
    Yvonne and Stanley

  5. Will always remember all the good times we all had together. Love and prayers for all family and friends. Rest In Peace sweet lady.

  6. So sorry for your loss. Connie was a very special woman, she love her family very much. Prayer to each and everyone of you!

  7. I am so sorry for your loss Jeannie paul and Sharon love you we will be praying for you ❤️❤️🙏🏻🙏🏻

  8. Tracy ………….I am so sorry for the loss of your mom! William……..We went to high school at Metcalfe together and I am so sorry for the loss of your sister! the whole family is in my prayers……….

  9. Many laughs were shared and good times had girlfriend. Lots of love and well wishes for any future travels you may have, Tammy and David.

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