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Danny R. "Coon" Calhoun

January 8, 1953 ~ December 8, 2018 (age 65)

Danny R. “Coon” Calhoun, 65, of the Portland community, died Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 5:54 P.M. at TJ Health/Columbia Emergency Room.

He was born January 8, 1953, in Taylor County, to the late William Lucian and Lela Parson Calhoun.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters; his twin, Dana Calhoun, Velma Bagby, Louella Schierloh and one brother; Merlin Calhoun.

Coon was a member of Living Word Faith Center in Greensburg, retired as an Inspector from Gates Rubber Company in Elizabethtown after over 39 years, enjoyed hunting, fishing & golfing.

Survivors include:

His wife – Betty Jo Stilts Calhoun of Portland

One son – Marvin Calhoun and his wife Lorie of Glasgow

One daughter – Mandy Bauer of Greensburg

One brother – Larry Calhoun of Columbia

Two sisters – Darlene Howard of Campbellsville, Juanita Shadoan of Ohio

Six grandchildren – Keri Chaudoin, Noah Strode, Joslyn Chaudoin, Canyon Calhoun, Lily Calhoun, Braydon McKinney

Several other relatives and friends

Funeral service – Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Judd and Bro. Eudell Stilts officiating

Burial in Fry Baptist Church Cemetery in Green County

Visitation after 5:00 P.M. Monday

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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