WEST COLUMBIA - A graveside service for Leon Coker Sr., 65, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 31, 2010, in Woodridge Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. this (Thursday) evening at Thompson Funeral Home of West Columbia.Mr. Coker died Sunday, December 26, 2010. Born in Trustville, AL, he was a son of the late Percy Dalton Coker and Addie Bea Coker. He was a faithful employee of Budweiser of Columbia for 43 years. To know him made you be a better person, a man with a word for everyone. You will be missed by many. Rest in peace my father and friend.Surviving are his daughter, Betsy Lynn Coker; son, Leon Coker Jr.; sisters, Sue, Joe and Bob; brother, Percy Dalton Jr; two grandchildren, Kayla Lynn McSweyn and Cassandra Mae McSweyn; also his longtime family friend, Terry R. Graham. Mr. Coker was preceded in death by his wife, Kathy Coker, and brothers, Tom Coker and Jerry Coker.Family and friends may sign the on-line guest book atwww.thompsonsfuneral.com.