William Edward Coffield "Billy" was born on June 28,1966, the son of Barbara Coffield and the late Dennis Melton. He departed this life on March 9, 2019, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
William attended schools in Wilmington, Delaware and graduated from Brandywine High School. He had worked in the hospitality industry doing catering.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Barbara Coffield; siblings Richard Brown, Jr., Robin Lynne Coffield-Johnson (Barry), and Henry Noble Coffield. Also survived by nieces, Latrice Berry and Spirit Clark; nephews, Justin Graham and Demetrius White; uncles Iman Umar Hassen-El, and Rev. James E. Coffield, Jr; as well as many other great-nephews and nieces.
A Memorial Celebration in his honor will be held at 6 PM Friday, March 15, 2019, at Congo Funeral Home, 201 N. Gray Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805, with visitation from 5:30-6 PM.
Interment will be private.
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