ATLANTA — Services were held Monday, March 31, at First Presbyterian Church in Greenville, S.C., for former textile executive Robert (Bob) E. Coleman, who died at his home on March 28.
Coleman, 83, was chairman and CEO of Riegel Textile Corporation in Trion, Ga., from 1975 to 1985. On his retirement, he became chairman of Textile Hall Corp. in Greenville, S.C., retiring from that position in 1998.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"