Wanda Jean Alton Coats, 79 of Mesquite, TX, passed away on November 4, 2018 in Mesquite, TX. Wanda Jean Alton Coats was born in Dallas, TX to Floyd James Alton and Lucy Caroline Burns on February 14, 1939. She married A.C. Coats and they were married for 46 years. Wanda is preceded in death by her parents Floyd James Alton and Lucy Caroline Burns; brothers Donald Mack, LeeRoy, and Tommy Alton; sisters MaryLou Roberts and Darlene Sumrall. Wanda is survived by her ex spouse A.C. Coats of Mesquite, TX; children and spouses Betty Colgrove and Sammy Colgrove Sr. of Mesquite, TX, Dennis Coats Sr and Sharon Coats of Quinlan, TX, William Coats and Lorrie Coats of Belton, TX and Donald Coats of Mesquite, TX; sister Betty Jo Cooper of Longview, TX; 10 Grandchildren and 15 Great-Grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and friends who all loved her as family. Pallbearers will be Sammy Colgrove Jr., Bobby Wells, Kyle Harris, Joshua Randell, Dustin Skinner and Chad Ray Alton.