Corrections Officer Coy D. Coffman, Jr.Rest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Texas Department of Criminal Justice - Institutional Division, Texas
End of Watch Sunday, April 26, 2020
Tour 9 years
Incident Date Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Corrections Officer Coy Coffman died after contracting COVID-19 while on duty at the Telford Unit in New Boston, Texas.
Officer Coffman was a U.S. Army veteran and had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for nine years. He is survived by his wife and one child.
In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.