Friday, October 9, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

*Includes FREE photo online!

VideoLost: Basset hound mix puppy, goes by the name "Darla," 15272 U.S. Hwy. 87 W, La Vernia. Call Kaitlynn at 210-758-2495.
Lost: Chihuahua, black, tan, and white male, "Spy," very small, off F.M. 775, across from the Woodlands on Sept. 26, he is missed dearly. Call 830-391-5055.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Cricket Wireless is now hiring in Floresville, excellent hourly pay plus commission. We provide a professional work environment where you can grow and learn. Apply at 602 10th St. or call Cassandra at 210-758-7081,
Seeking individual to work in a local child-care center, paid holidays, etc., must be high school grad or GED. Apply in person at Cubs Country Childcare, 212 FM 1346 in La Vernia.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
Vinyards Funeral Home OBWCN your news your way-subscribeWCN Obituaries
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.


Stanley Benton Coughran

Stanley Benton Coughran

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Write a Tribute. Share a Memory.
December 21, 2011
Offer condolences


Stanley Benton Coughran, 74, of Pleasanton, Texas, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011. Stanley was born in Floresville to Marvin Stanley and Mabel Myers Coughran on Sept. 7, 1937.

He attended school in Pleasanton, graduating with honors from Pleasanton High School, where he lettered in multiple sports. After playing baseball with the American Legion team that summer, Stanley enrolled in Texas A&M University, where he was a member of the Corps of Cadets, “C” Field Artillery. He graduated in 1960, and received his commission in the U.S. Army. Stanley proudly served in the Army as a helicopter pilot, and continued with the Army Reserve as a pilot until 1967.

After the Army, Stanley began working in insurance sales and financial planning, starting his own firm in 1978. He enjoyed being outdoors, especially on the family ranch, where he resided for the last 15 years. He was an avid skier, hunter, and fisherman. He loved to travel, and made friends wherever he went.

He is survived by his loving wife, Nancy Coughran; his son, Kevin Coughran; and a host of friends, cousins, nieces, nephews, and in-laws.

Visitation will begin on Wednesday, Dec. 21, from 2-8 p.m. in the Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton. The family will be present from 6-8 p.m.

A funeral service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. in the Cowboy Fellowship Church in Pleasanton.

He will be laid to rest next to his parents in the Fairview Cemetery between Pleasanton and Floresville.

Memorial donations may be made to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 406 W. 34th St., Kansas City, MO 64111 or call 816-756-3390.

Share your memories or tributes at

Your Condolences, Prayers, and Memories

Please share a prayer, memory, or offer your condolences below.

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Obituaries Archives

WCN Share Your Thoughts
obituary page obituary submission
Voncille Bielefeld homeTriple R DC ExpertsDrama KidsAllstate & McBride Realtyauto chooserHeavenly Touch home

  Copyright © 2007-2015 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.