Madeline Claire Coburn

Friday, March 30, 2012

Madeline Claire Coburn, a resident of Berryville, AR, was born Mar. 17, 1935 in Vineyard Haven, MA, a daughter of Manuel and Mary (DeCosta) King. She departed this life Thursday, Mar. 22, 2012 in her home in Berryville, at the age of 77 years.

Madeline worked as a line worker for Tyson Foods in Green Forest.

She is survived by two sons, Roger Coburn and wife Karen of Massachusetts and Russell Coburn of Berryville, AR; two daughters, Susan and husband Curtis Easley of Green Forest, AR and Lisa and husband George Medeiros of Massachusetts; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

On Nov. 25, 1954, Madeline was united in marriage with Roger Miles Coburn, Jr. who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents, Manuel and Mary King; four brothers; and eight sisters.

Memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Mar. 29, 2012 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at