Originally created 02/11/01

Mr. J.W. Cope



ALLENDALE, S.C. - Mr. J.W. Cope, 62, of Allen Street, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2001, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Smith-Rhoden Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery.

Mr. Cope, a native of Fairfax, was a National Guard veteran and a production manager at Milliken Inc., Barnwell. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Dowlene F. Cope; two sons, George B. Cope, Edisto, and William Pat Cope, Fairfax; a daughter, Rhonda C. Martin, Walterboro; a sister, Elizabeth Ann Cope Hammond, Gaston; and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Bethel Cemetery Fund.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.