Sylvia G. “Cissy” Coley
Sylvia G. “Cissy” Coley, 65, passed away on Thursday, January 19, 2023, at home surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will be 5-7pm Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon, MS. Funeral services will be 2pm Sunday, January 22, 2023, in the chapel of the funeral home with visitation starting at 1pm prior to service.
Cissy was born January 3, 1958 in Rankin County, MS to Sylvester Gray and Lillian Erie Allen Gray.
She worked for Mississippi Department of Revenue for 33 years and retired April 30, 2017, to be with her husband Don of 30 years and to help her aging parents.
She was a beloved wife to her husband, a great mother to her children and a wonderful grandmother to ten grandchildren and friend to many. Her kindness reached out to many including complete strangers.
She is survived by her husband, Donald R. Coley; children, Michael (Angela) Huff, Grayson (Tonya) Huff, and Tracy Hawkins; half-brother, Larry (Dana) Gray; ten grandchildren, Joseph Huff, Anthony Huff, Aimee (Jeremiah) Jordan, Katelyn Huff, Leyland Huff, Camryn Huff, Austin Huff, Hayden Huff, Hailey Hawkins, and Madison Hawkins. She was preceded in death by her parents.