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Elsie W. Cooper

Mrs. Elsie W. Cooper, age 96 of Trion, Georgia passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Cooper was born in Dekalb County, Alabama on December 17, 1921, daughter of the late Grover C. Wright and Minnie Clark Wright. She was a member of the Lookout Hall Church of Christ and was a homemaker. Mrs. Cooper was a terrific cook and loved growing flowers and making arrangements for her family. In addition to her parents, She was preceded in death by a grandson, Joe Simmons; step daughter, Carolyn Williams; sisters, Catherine Chamlee and Ruth Martin; and brothers, Carmen Wright, Paul Wright, Alvis Wright and Fred Wright.

Mrs. Cooper is survived by daughters and son-in-law, Gina Smith and Glenda and Jim Patton; sons and daughter-in-law, Lee and Brenda Cooper and Tim Cooper; sister, Jane Bishop; brother, Jimmy Wright; grandchildren, Mike Simmons, Stephanie Williams, Zachery Cooper and Calen Cooper; great grandchildren, Scarlett Williams, Jenna Claire Cooper, Davis Simmons, Sydney Simmons, and Ella Jane Simmons; special friends, Bonnie Clowdis and Frances Keith Sentell and a number of nieces and nephews.

Graveside and Interment services for Mrs. Cooper will be held Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 3:30 P.M. in the West Hill Cemetery with Minister and Family friend, Terry York officiating.

Pallbearers will be Zack Cooper, Calen Cooper, David Wright, Jim Wright, Kenny Chamlee and Randy Bishop. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Cooper will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends Thursday afternoon from 2:00 – 3:00 P.M.

Coffman Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Elsie W. Cooper. Please visit to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.