Sarah Virginia Coffee Mateja, age 71, of Hot Springs, passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021.
She was born on June 19, 1949, in Gainesboro, Tennessee, the daughter of Edgar Coffee and Mary Jones Coffee. She is preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Thomas Coffee, jimmy Coffee, and Billy Coffee; one sister-in-law, Brenda Coffee; one brother-in-law, Donald Batty; and one niece, Jennifer Wellman.
Sarah loved cooking, traveling, being with her family and friends, and playing with her great nieces and nephews. She also liked going to the ocean and the casinos. She will be greatly missed by all that knew and loved her.
She is survived by her sister, Myrtle Batty, four nephews, Vince Wellman, Richard Coffee, Rodger Coffee and Dale Coffee; one niece Ann Rogers; extended family members and a host of wonderful friends.
Memorial services to be announced at a later date.
Honorary pallbearers are Vince Wellman, Richard Coffee Rodger Coffee, Dale Coffee, John Batty and Gerald Batty.
Arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Smith Funeral Home, Hot Springs.
Guest registry is at www.davis-smith.com.