The Times Leader
June 9, 1999
Ricky Dale Coble, 45, Princeton, died Saturday, June 5, 1999 at 5 p.m. of an accidental drowning at Spring River near Imboden, Ark.
A 13 year Army veteran having served in Desert Storm and two tours in Europe, he was a meat cutter at Winn-Dixie in Princeton and a member of Highland Baptist Church in Princeton. He was born Dec. 5, 1953, in Caldwell County, Ky., a son of Mrs. Wanda Peek Coble of Princeton and the late Robert Winford Coble.
Survivors in addition to his mother include two sons, Robert Edward Coble and Rudy Gwinn Coble, both of Paragold, Ark., a daughter, Dana Lee Coble of Princeton; two step-daughters, a step-son; his maternal grandmother, Mrs. Jessie Peek of Princeton ; a brother, Bobby Coble of Granite City, Ill., and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted June 8, at Morgan's Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Richie McKinney officiating.
Burial followed in Lance Nichols Cemetery in Caldwell County, Ky.