Donna Elaine Coker (Deason) passed away March 15, 2011 in Mesa, AZ. She was born May 9, 1953 in Henderson, TX. She is married to the love of her life Michael Coker. She leaves behind her husband; children James and Jessica Brady; mother Jeanette Howard; siblings James Deason, Lori Deason, Glenda Fortenberry; step-children Toby Coker, Kim Hammons, Jeremy Coker, 8 grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her son James Neal, father Hershel and brother Butch. She belonged to the Gold Canyon Soroptomists. Visitation is Friday, March 18 from 6-8 PM at Bunker’s University Chapel, 3529 E. University Dr. in Mesa. Funeral services are Saturday, March 19 at 2 pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 612 S. Ellsworth Road. “She was the brightest light of our lives.