Betty Denise Coleman Sellers, 68, passed away peacefully Friday, June 11, 2021, at Columbus Regional Healthcare.
Denise was born April 26, 1953, in Mullins, S.C. She was preceded in death by her father, John Coleman Jr.; one brother, Patrick Lane Coleman; her husband, Larry Delane Sellers; and a nephew, Ryan Coleman.
Denise was employed by Columbus County Schools, for more than 31 years, as a teacher at Tabor City Elementary School retiring in 2008.
Final rites will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 14, at Worthington Funeral Home with Rev. Ricky Parker officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until time of the service Monday, at Worthington Funeral Home in Chadbourn. Interment will be in the Lebanon United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Denise leaves behind her beloved mother, Betty Jordan Coleman of Tabor City; two siblings, Reno Coleman and wife, Polly, of Tabor City, Randy Coleman of Lake Toxaway; a sister-in-law, Cynthia Coleman of Tabor City; one step-son, Larry Delane Sellers Jr. of Whiteville; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be addressed to the Veterans Memorial Park, 6354 James B. White Hwy. South, Whiteville, N.C. 28472.