Pastor Jay E. Coble


Pastor Jay Edwin Coble passed away on Monday, February 1, 2021.
A private family service was held on Saturday, February 6th with a memorial service planned for later in the summer.
Pastor Coble served at Marshalltown, Bethany and Minerva, Wesley Chapel. He retired in 2005.
Survivors include his wife Bonnie of Rhodes, IA; his children: Rev. Deborah Coble, Charleston, WV; Col. Elizabeth Coble, Washington, DC; Jay Coble II, Crawfordsville, IA; Col. Mark Coble, Oak Harbor, WA; Stephanie Coble-Day, Fort Dodge, IA and Glen Coble, Onawa, IA; and stepsons: Jeff Goodman, Melbourne, IA and Mike Goodman, Marshalltown, IA. Mitchell Family Funeral Home’s website is
Memorial gifts may be given to New Horizons United Methodist Church, Melbourne, IA; McCurdy Missions, Espanola, NM; The Lewis and Clark Discovery Expedition Foundation, St. Charles, MO or Iowa River Hospice.

Bishop Haller and the Cabinet – February 9, 2021