HAMPTON - Coleman J. Washington answered the call of the Master on April 10, 2017 at his home. Coleman was the son of the late David and Blanche Washington. He leaves to cherish his memories one sister, Beatrice Carter; a sister-in-law, Helen Washington; a very special friend and companion, Ernell Boone; a host of nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at Gethsemane Baptist Church, 5405 Roanoke Ave., Newport News. Viewing will be from 9 a.m. until the hour of the service at the church on Wednesday. O.H. Smith & Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.