James Blaze Coffee
Blaze Coffee, 20, died Tuesday, September 8, 2009 in Amarillo.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church with Rev. Joe Zimmerman, Pastor officiating. Interment will be in Panhandle Cemetery under the direction of Minton/Chatwell Funeral Directors of Panhandle.
Blaze was born on August 9, 1989 in Amarillo and was a lifetime resident of Panhandle. He graduated from Panhandle High School in 2008, and played football, and was in track and power lifting during high school. Blaze was a college student at Amarillo College and was planning to later attend West Texas A&M University in Canyon. He especially enjoyed one-act plays and was just in "Moon Over Buffalo" at Amarillo College.
Blaze is survived by his parents - Terry & Rhonda Coffee of Panhandle, brother - Adam Coffee and wife Shannon of Panhandle, sister - Kristen Coffee of Panhandle, grandparents - Saundra McCoy of Panhandle, Tina Coffee of Amarillo, nieces and nephews- Jadyn & Dallas Coffee and Topher Coffee all of Panhandle.
In lieu of flowers, blood donations to Coffee Memorial Blood Center in Amarillo may be made in memory of Blaze.