Diane Coe Hulett of Newport, Arkansas departed this life on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, at the age of 72. She was born, March 2, 1949, in Newport, the first of five children born to Raymond Carl Coe and Mary Virginia Reams Coe.

She was a member of the Newport High School Class of 1967. Following graduation, she married Jerry Lynn Hulett on June 9, 1967. Diane was a loving wife, mother, Mema, Grandma, Meme, daughter, and sister. Her greatest joy in life was her family. She enjoyed reading, cooking, and hosting different holiday gatherings. Diane will always be remembered for her gentle, kind spirit and her great love and devotion to her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 48 years, Jerry Lynn Hulett; her parents; one brother, Gene Coe; and one brother in law, Gary Bennett.

She is survived by three daughters, Mae Carol Allen and husband, Scott, of Newport, Jenny Wiggers and husband, Chris, of Edmond, Oklahoma, and Laura Edelen and husband, George, of Van Buren; seven treasured grandchildren, Colton and Ryan Allen, Jaydon, Landon, and Lilly Wiggers, and Trevor and Rayley Edelen. Also, surviving are two sisters, Donna Sue Bennett and Sandra Neldon and husband, Martin; one brother, Stephen Coe, and wife, Claudia, all of Newport.

Friends may visit at the funeral home Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

No formal services will be held.

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