IAM Mourns Passing of Adlai Coffee

Longtime union activist and Nashville, TN Local 735 Recording Secretary Adlai Coffee passed away recently after many years of service to the IAM.

Coffee, who also served as President of the Nashville Chapter of the A. Phillip Randolph Institute, was suffering from an extended illness at the time of his passing.

“Our deepest sympathies go out to Brother Coffee’s family,” said Rickey Wallace, IAM District 711 President & Directing Business Representative. “Brother Coffee was a tireless advocate for his local lodge and a leader in the District. He will be severely missed.”