Mr. James E. Coats Jr. age 31 of Pekin died Monday, April 27 at his home.

Mr. Coats was born November 11, 1983 in Orlando, Florida the son of James Coats Sr. and Alisa Jo Wanderman.  He was an employee of BC Tile.

He is survived by his father:  James Coats Sr. of Ridgeland, South Carolina, and his daughter: Alisa Marie Coats of Buford, South Carolina.  He was preceded in death by his mother:  Alisa Jo Wanderman.

Cremation was chosen and there will be no services.