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A celebration of Donald’s will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at Tharp Funeral Home Chapel 220 Breezewood Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24502. Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg is assisting the family. TO MAKE DONATIONS FOR DONALD'S FUENRAL SERVICES PLEASE CLICK HERE

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The day of September 12, 2021, Donald Wayne Coleman, Jr.  peacefully transitioned to his heavenly home to reunite with his grandmothers, Mary Horsley “Granny” and Zelma Coleman.

On April 14, 1993, Donald Wayne Coleman, Jr. was born to Kelley Helm, also a father figure Tarris “Tezon” Kornegay. Donald was preceded in death by his grandmothers Mary Horsley “Granny” known to all her grandkids and Ms. Zelma Coleman who also spoiled, loved, and helped raise Donald.

He leaves to cherish his mom Kelley Helm (Tarris); his sisters Lecorsha Johnson and Aurelia Helm (Marquise); his brother Torrest McDaniel; four nephews Vincie Trevon Romeo and Jewelz; two nieces LaQuesta & Khalia; his Aunt Shelley Harmon and Uncle Gregory Major; two cousins Najwa Major and Cecily Jones; friend Quametria Carter and close friends who treated him like a brother Juan, Buck, Dee, Big Man and Tez and a host of cousins, aunts, uncles, and close friends.

Kelley Helm and family would like to thank everyone for all acts of kindness of love and prayers shown to them during this time of bereavement. 

A celebration of Donald’s will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at Tharp Funeral Home Chapel 220 Breezewood Drive, Lynchburg, VA 24502.

Tharp Funeral Home Lynchburg is assisting the family.

TO MAKE DONATIONS FOR DONALD’S FUENRAL SERVICES PLEASE CLICK HERE

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Rhonda Johnson

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September 17, 2021

Kelly, My heart goes out to you. Not sure of the words to say. Just know I am praying for you. I am here for you whenever you need to talk no matter the time or day my phone is always on. Love Rhonda Johnson

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Aurelia (Big Sis)

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September 17, 2021

We have a million memories being that we grew up in the same household... I love n miss you I keep replaying our last convo!! You will never be forgotten R.I.P Dulla ALWAYS & FOREVER LOVE YOU BABY BROTHER

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Greg Major

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September 17, 2021

Out to dinner with Zelma and Greg

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Greg Major

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September 17, 2021

Out to dinner with Zelma and Greg

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JC ànd Donna Christian

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September 16, 2021

Our thoughts and prayers are with you the family and friends of Don. When Don was very young he spent a lot of time at my house playing with J C. Saturday was Putt Putt day and the 3 of us went to play. I always enjoyed having Don come over.We lived across from Zelma.

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Kelley

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September 15, 2021

My son my only son my baby is gone to be with the lord and his grandma's .The hurt I feel I wouldn't wish it on no one I won't and my family won't ever be the same again in life. If u got a child or parents have respect and whole on tight and tell them how much u love them cause this pain is unbearable.

 

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