Originally created 02/20/01

Mrs. Marjorie Cooney



GREENSBORO, N.C. - Mrs. Marjorie Cooney, 95, died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2001.

A memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Henry's Catholic Church, Nashville, Tenn. Burial will be in Huntsville, Ala.

Mrs. Cooney, a native of Huntsville, had retired as community concerts representative from Columbia Artists Management. She a former employee of WSM, Nashville. She was a director of program services, coordinator of educational programs and director of women's activities at WSM-TV. She was a member of American Red Cross, Community Chest, Community Playhouse and Nashville Symphony Orchestra, Nashville, where she was personnel manager and business manager.

Survivors include three nieces, Dudley Cooney, Augusta, Nancy Lewis, Greensboro, and Patricia Cooney, Chicago; and a great-nephew and a great-niece.

Memorials may be made to: Sisters of Mercy, 2629 Pennington Bend Road, Nashville, TN 37214.

Forbis and Dick Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.