He worked as a pittman for Starnes BBQ and a welder at Marine Ways. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Vicki Ann Mize Koehler of Benton; his son, Timothy Koehler of Benton; one brother, Robert Koehler of New Orleans, La. and one sister, Elizabeth Hamilton of Charleston, S.C.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd Koehler and Betty Poole Jennings.
Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 5 at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. Bro. Tom Hughes officiated and burial followed in the Bethel Cemetery.
Condolences may be made online at www.filbeckcannking.com.