Coleman “Buddy” Randle, 83, of Monticello, passed away on August 2, 2019 at his home.
He was born on November 25, 1935 in Cary, Mississippi to the late William Thomas Randle and Mary Earl Anderson Randle.
He was a retired farmer and tow truck operator, a United States Army Veteran of the Korean War and a very active member of the United Pentecostal Church.
His hobbies included hunting, fishing and installing U.S. flags for the people of his community. Mr. Randle was also a member of the American Legion, Woodmen of the World, and a lifetime member of VFW and American Vets.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one son, James Coleman Randle; four brothers, James Randle, Thomas William Randle, Levon Carney and Billy Carney; and one sister, Myrkel Ruth Felts.
Survivors include his wife, Lena Morgan Randle of Monticello; three children, Crystal Allen and her children, Cameron and Adrian Allen of Hot Springs, Shon Randle of Squaw Valley, California and Allen Randle of Dade City, Florida; eight grandchildren including the children of James Randle, Lena, Dailyn and Taylor; seven great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Visitation will be Tuesday, August 6 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the United Penecostal Church.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 7, at 2 p.m. at the the church with Rev. Rodney Thompson and Rev. Anthony Hearnsberger officiating. Burial with military honors will be at Oakland Cemetery.