In Memoriam: 20 April 2018

The following is a weekly listing of Nazarene ministers and leaders who recently went home to be with the Lord. Notices were received 16-20  April 2018.

Flornell Coller, 106, of Avon Park, Florida, passed away 5 April. She was preceded in death by her husband, retired minister Charles Coller, who served in Pensylvania. Charles Coller passed away in 1985.

Nancy Coyle, 71, of Swansboro, North Carolina, passed away 16 April. She was a retired minister, serving in Colorado, Texas, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. She is survived by her husband, retired minister Charles Coyle, who served in Colorado, Texas, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. 

Russell Downs, 80, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away 16 April. He was a retired minister and evangelist, serving in Illinois, West Virginia, and Ohio. He is survived by his wife, Donna Downs.

Richard Leffel, 82, of Rogers, Arkansas, passed away 13 April. He was a retired minister and evangelist, serving in Kansas, Texas, Alabama, the Panama Canal Zone, Illinois, Indiana, and Arkansas. He is survived by his wife, Phylliss Leffel.

​​​​​​Lois Taylor, 88, of Franklin, Indiana, passed away 15 April. She was preceded in death by her husband, retired minister and evangelist G. Gordon Taylor, who served in Indiana. G. Gordon Taylor passed away in 2014.

Donald Washington, 65, of Memphis, Tennessee, passed away 16 April. He was a retired minister, serving in Tennessee. He is survived by his wife, Arlene Washington.

For previous editions of In Memoriam, see the "Passings" section by clicking here.

Note: Please join us in prayer for the families who have lost loved ones. Click on names for full stories, funeral information, local online obituaries, and/or guest books (if available). To submit an entry of a minister or church leader, send to news@nazarene.org.

--Compiled by NCN News

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