Gloria Iona ColeApril 12, 1935 ~ January 13, 2018 (age 82)
Gloria Iona Cole, age 82, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018. She was born April 12, 1935 in Yerington, Nevada. Gloria resided the majority of her life in Dos Palos, CA and 32 years in Merced, CA. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Merced.
Gloria is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Bill Dean Cole; parents: Benjamin and Mildred Sutton; sisters: Charlotte Oaks, Gwendolyn Hawthorn and Dorothy Engles.
She is survived by her children: Brenda Garrett McDaniel of Vian, OK, Vanessa Kristle and husband, Robert of Centerville, OH, Bill D. Cole and wife, Michele of Dos Palos, CA, and David D. Cole and wife Linda of Dos Palos, CA. 8 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren.
Viewing will be held from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Ivers & Alcorn Funeral Home, 901 W. Main Street in Merced. The Graveside Service will be private.
The Family request memorial contributions be made to the American Diabetes Association.