April 6, 1901, Summerland, Mississippi.

December 15, 1961.

Coats Cemetery, Gitano, Mississippi.

A staff writer for the Stamps-Baxter Music Company, Coats was inducted in the Gospel Music Association’s Gospel Music Hall of Fame.

  1. I’m Winging My Way Back Home
  2. My Soul Shall Live On
  3. Sweetest Gift, The
  4. Tomorrow May Mean Goodbye
  5. Where Could I Go?
  6. Wonderful Place, A

Coats’ place of death