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Mabel Rogers Coleman

Mabel Rogers Coleman, American dietitian, consultant. Registered dietitian. Named Arkansas 4-H Leader Of Year, 1988.


  • Coleman, Mabel Rogers was born on March 31, 1943 in Russellville, Arkansas, United States. Daughter of Arlton F. and Catherine Alberta (Eikleberry) Rogers.

  • Education

    • Student, Arkansas Tech U, 1962. Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, University Arkansas, 1964. Master of Science in Nutrition, University Arkansas, 1966.


    • Research assistant University Wisconsin, Madison, 1966-1967. Adult education instructor Jefferson College, Arnold, Missouri, 1972-1973. Consultant dietitian Brownwood Manor, Van Buren, Arkansas, since 1975, Ozark (Arkansas) Nursing Home, since 1985, Oaks Lodge Nursing Home, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1975-1977, since 1986, Greenhurst, Inc., Charleston, since 1974.

      Consultant dietitian Haven O'Rest Nursing Home, Van Buren, Arkansas, 1973-1977, 87—, Crawford-Sebastian Headstart, Van Buren, since 1973, Armour Heights Nursing Home, Fort Smith, 1974-1977, Crawford County Hospital, Van Buren, 1973-1985, Yell County Hospital, Danville, Arkansas, 1974-1977, Legacy Lodge Nursing Home, Russellville, 1974-1975, Turner Memorial Hospital, Ozark, since 1989, Parkview Nursing Home, Fort Smith, since 1988, Pink Bud Nursing Home, Greenwood, Arkansas, since 1989, Covington Court N. Home, since 1989, Sequoyah County Oklahoma Nutritional Program, since 1989, Cookson Hills Nutrition Program, since 1989. Treasurer, secretary Arkansas Consultant Dietitians, 1987-1989, chairperson-elect. Co-owner The Figure Firm Toning Salon, Alma, Arkansas, since 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dietitian.


    Party affiliation: member Church of Christ.


    Denomination: Church of Christ


    President Crawford County (Arkansas) 4H Foundation, main leaer 1976-1987. Arkansas historian Adult 4H Leaders, 1985, Arkansas 4-H Alumni Association. Member American Cancer Society, Crawford County, 1986.

    President Mountainburg Parent-Teachers Association, 1984-1985, secretary, since 1990. Member Arkansas Dietetic Association (secretary 1984-1985, chairman community nutrition 1985-1986), American Dietetics Association, Extension Homemakers Club (secretary 1985-1987), Leadership Crawford Country Club, Phi Upsilon Omicron, Gamma Sigma Delta.



    Sewing, embroidery, sports.


    • Married Bruce Wayne Coleman, August 23, 1964, children: Robin Sue, Shari Beth, Jennifer Kay.
    • father: Arlton F. Rogers
    • mother: Catherine Alberta (Eikleberry) Rogers
    • spouse: Bruce Wayne Coleman
    • children: Robin Sue Coleman
    • Shari Beth Coleman
    • Jennifer Kay Coleman
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    Born March 31, 1943
    (age 74)