From the Director Staff
Thursday, March 9, 2017, the Home Going Celebration began as Reverend David Brice Coker departed this world joining his beloved bride, Josephine "Jho" Floyd Coker and a host of family and friends.
Rev. Coker was born the son of Jesse Neil
Coker and Lennie Yarborough Coker on December 28, 1934 in Olanta.
He was a graduate of Lake City High School. He earned an Associates
degree in 1976 from Southwestern College; in 1994 received a Bachelor of
Arts in Biblical Studies from the University of Biblical Studies and Seminary;
and received an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity in 1996 from Kingsway Christian
College. Mr. Coker was a United States Army Veteran and a retired
US National Guard Chaplain. He was licensed in June 1969 and ordained
in June 1971 as a Minister with the South Carolina Conference of the International
Pentecostal Holiness Church. His ministry spans the low country communities
for over four decades as he pastored Little Star PHC of Manning, Stone
Chapel PHC of Pamplico, for over 22 years at Maryville PHC of Georgetown
and Menoah UMC of Lake City. Pastor Coker established a Radio Ministry
and Prison Ministry in Georgetown; served on the SC IPHC Conference Board;
a member of the SC Alcohol & Drug Abuse Board; built 2 church sanctuaries
while pastoring; wrote and published 3 books – “Tongues of Fire”, “Bestowing
the Blessing” and “From Gethsemane to Golgotha” - and was a writer for
the Pentecostal Holiness Conference publications.
606 S. Rosemary Ave.
2156 North Fraser St
Georgetown, SC 29440
210 East George St.
Hemingway, SC 29554