E. Clayton Coffin

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E. Clayton Coffin

 

     COFFIN, E. Clayton, 82, FALMOUTH, July 8, 2010. Arrangements are in the care of Daigle Funeral Home, Bath.


 

    FALMOUTH – E. Clayton Coffin, 82, of Sedgewood Commons, went home to be with his Lord and Savior July 8, 2010, after a long illness. He was born in Presque Isle on February 17, 1928, the son of Elmer E. and Etta Hagerman Coffin. Clayton graduated from Presque Isle High School in 1945. He completed 31 years of Christian ministry as the pastor of Free Baptist Church in Bridgewater. He was well- known and respected throughout the state for his involvement in many church organizations and as a Representative of Word of Life Bible Clubs. Clayton’s contribution to service and ministry was evident throughout his life.
    He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 61 years, Lynette McBurnie Coffin; one daughter, Deborah Sprunger and husband, John W., of Lancaster, PA; three sons, Daniel Coffin and wife Kathi of Phippsburg, David Coffin and wife Grace of South Portland, and Donald Coffin and his companion Sally Episcopo of Portland; thirteen grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Marie Thompson, Dover Foxcroft.
    A memorial service was held July 12, 2010, at the Small Point Baptist Church in Phippsburg, where the Reverend Mark Carter, of Bridgewater, officiated. Donations can be made in memory of Clayton to the Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter 170, US Route 1, Suite 250, Falmouth, ME 04105. Arrangements were by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High Street, Bath.  Condolences may be made online at www.daiglefuneralhome.com.