Obituary and Service – Arrington Funeral Service
Visitation and a Celebration of Life service for Pamela Jeanette Belch Coyne will be held Saturday, April 29, 2023, in the Chapel of Arrington Funeral Home (Jackson, TN). Family will receive friends at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at 1:00 p.m. Interment will be at the Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery at Parkers Crossroads- Wildersville, TN at a later date.
Pamela was diagnosed with stage IV Renal Cancer in October of 2022.
She passed away Saturday, April 22, 2023, at her home in Jackson, Tn surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on February 19, 1963, to the late Robert E. Belch and Dorothy McEarl Anderson in Jackson, Tn. Her grandparents are the late Marie and Arlie Kinchen (Bemis, TN), Montie Mae and J.W. McEarl (Henderson, TN), and Walter and Grace Belch (Sevierville, TN).
Pam was a 1981 graduate of South Side High School. In 1985, she earned her degree in Education from Lambuth College and began her teaching career in elementary education. She was a dedicated teacher and enriched the lives of many children in Tennessee and Alaska. She was an active member of ADK (Alpha Delta Kappa) Sorority, serving as Alaska State President 2014-2016.
Pam was a loving mom to her son Carson and a strong advocate for special needs children. She also dearly loved her Dachshund dogs, Copper and Penny. Genealogy, history, gardening, and scrapbooking were among her favorite hobbies.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband Randy Sean Coyne, son Carson David Coyne and step-son Dustin Sean Coyne; mother Dorothy Anderson (Bob) Lexington, TN; twin sister, Kimberly Moore and nephew Mason Moore; step-brother Tim Anderson and step sisters Katherine Coyle, Leslie Anderson and Cyndi Finucane; Mother-in-law Barbara Eaglin (Joe) Wynne, Ark. and many loving aunts, uncles, cousins, great-nieces, nephews and Carson’s loving caregiver – Kesha Nixon.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Autism Partnership Foundation at https://autismpartnershipfoundation.org/ or mail to 200 Marina Drive, Seal Beach, California 90740, Frances Halbrook Hensley Animal Shelter at https://www.fhhas.org/ or mail to 78 Mig Drive, Lexington, TN 38351, and Bemis Historical Society at P.O. Box 9266, Jackson, TN 38314-9266.
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Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Pkwy., Jackson, TN 38305, 731.668.1111, www.arringtonfuneralgroup.com