Kenneth Neil Coates, of Chattanooga, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, April 16, 2017. He is survived by his wife, Melissa; daughters, Abby, Brianna, Mackenzie, and Emily Kate; two brothers, and parents, Nadine and Wendell Hysinger. At his request, no public memorial will be held. A private family service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road.