AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Floyd Willis Cooper Sr., 66, of Darden Place, husband of Mrs. Betty Cooper, died Sunday, July 22, 2001, at Doctors Hospital. Memorial services will be held at Platts Funeral Home, Evans, on Tuesday, July 24, 2001, at 7 p.m. Burial will be private. Additional survivors include one son, Mr. Will Cooper of Grovetown; two daughters, Mrs. Lynn Brock of Augusta and Miss Annette Thomason of Augusta; two brothers, Mr. Steve Cooper of Aiken, S.C. and Mr. Jimmy Cooper of Salisbury, N.C.; three grandchildren, Stephanie and Victoria Brock and Dalton Cooper. A native of Lupton, Tenn., Mr. Cooper was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and retired from the maintenance department of Owens - Corning after 30 years. If so desired, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Richmond-Columbia County Unit, P.O. Box 1725, Augusta, GA 30903. The family will receive friends immediately following services. Platts Funeral Home, 337 N. Belair Road, Evans; 706-860-6166.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 23, 2001