You can call us at: (812) 282-1356 or email us using the online form.

James Kenneth Coomer,age 82,

James Kenneth Coomer, 82, of Clarksville, IN passed away Monday October 2, 2017 while on vacation with his three sons in the Smokey Mountains.  Ken was co-founder of Ann’s On the River.  He also was a supervisor at the Indiana Army Ammunition Plant, International Harvester, and owned a General Contracting firm with his family.  Ken was a generous loving family man that would try and help everyone he met. 

He is survived by his sons Rodney D. Coomer and his wife Peggy of Henryville, IN., David G. Coomer and his wife Frances of Salem, IN., and John K. Coomer of Jeffersonville, IN.; his brothers Michael Coomer of Hisville, KY., Phillip Coomer of Bowling Green, KY., and Timothy Coomer of Hisville, KY.; his sisters Joann Gooden of Louisville, KY., Judy Gossom of Hisville, KY., and Kathy Pollack of Vackerville, CA., Teresa London of Hisville, KY., and Vickie Mosby of Glasglow, KY.; his grandchildren Andrew T. Coomer, Crystal G. Kern, and Morgan E. Coomer.; his great-grandchildren Jordan Kern and Aubrey Coomer.

He is preceded in death by his wife Ann E. Coomer, his mother Bernice Atwell Coomer, his father Lawrence G. Coomer, and his sister Lorrine Hankins. 

Funeral Service will be held Friday October 6, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at E.M. Coots’ Sons Funeral Home with burial to follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery.  Visitation will be held Thursday October 5, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. 

Condolences may be made online at   

Comments (4)

  • Dave Coomer

    06 October 2017 at 14:39 |
    Deeply loved and never forgotten


  • Mark and Regina Bunch

    04 October 2017 at 17:10 |
    Vickie, Tim and family members, you are in our thoughts and prayers!


  • Kimberly Kimmel Meadors

    04 October 2017 at 03:20 |
    I am devastated for these boys. He was an incredible man. I am so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you all.


  • William Martin

    03 October 2017 at 19:57 |
    Ken you were a great man. The Heaven's gained a great man. You will be missed by all that knew you. Love hugs and prayers to your family.


Leave a comment

You are commenting as guest.