Memorial Services for Furman Wesley Cohen, Sr. will be held Thursday, October 3, 2019 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Bay Area Funeral Directors located at 5410 FM 1765 (facing Hwy 3) Texas City, Texas 77591 with Rev. Clayton Thomas officiating.
Furman passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2019 peacefully with his family by his side. Furman was born in Galveston, Texas on July 28, 1944 to Chester and Bernice Williams Cohen. Furman was educated in the Lincoln-Woodland School District and had a passion for law enforcement and criminology. Furman served his country in the United States Army, 101st Airborne. Furman will be missed by all that knew him well.
Furman was preceded in death by his Parents, Chester and Bernice Cohen; Brother, Sherman Cohen and Brother-in-law, Dan Burleson.
Furman leaves cherish memories his Two Daughters, Vicki Cohen Shannon (Tony) and Domonique Cohen; Two Sons, Causby Arceaneux Smith and Furman Wesley Cohen, Jr.; Ten Grandchildren, Johnny Ward, Jr., Caubresha Smith, Bre’Ashia Smith, Dadrian Smith, Ja’karius Smith, Tracey Rush, Jacoby Cohen, Andrew Cohen, Mariah Cohen and Demetrius Ward, Jr.; Five Brothers, Lester Truly, Chester Cohen, Frank Cohen, Stephan (Mildred) Cohen and George (Melinda) Smith; Three Sisters, Illinois (Barry) Tezeno, Charlesetta Burleson, Danny Senette and other relatives and friends.