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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.


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 of Wisconsin, Madison, 1966-1967;adult education instructor, Jefferson College, Arnold, Missouri, 1972-1973;consultant dietitian, Brownwood Manor, Van Buren, Arkansas, since 1975;consultant dietitian, Ozark (Arkansas) Nursing Home, since 1985;consultant dietitian, Oaks Lodge Nursing Home, Fort Smith, Arkansas, 1975-1977, since 1986;consultant dietitian, Greenhurst, Inc., Charleston, Arkansas, 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 Okla.Nutritional Program, since 1989, Cookson Hills Nutrition Program, since 1989. Treasurer, secretary Arkansas Cons.

Dietitians, 1987-1989, chairperson-elect. Co-owner The Figure Firm Toning Salon, Alma, Arkansas, since 1987.


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.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sewing, embroidery, sports.


Married Bruce Wayne Coleman, August 23, 1964, children: Robin Sue, Shari Beth, Jennifer Kay.