December 20, 2013
Mr. Shirley Wayne Cooper, age 72 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Friday, December 20, 2013 at the Tennova Residential Hospice Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. Mr. Cooper attended Whites Creek Baptist Church. He was a Veteran of the U. S. Army. He was a Laborer by trade. Mr. Cooper was preceded in death by Father: Fred Allen Cooper, Sr.; Sisters: Wilma Jean Cooper, Norma Lee Pitts.
He is survived by:
Mother: Mahalia Jones Cooper of Rockwood, Tennessee
Brother: Fred Cooper, Jr. of Rockwood, Tennessee
Nephews: Wayne Cooper of Rockwood, Tennessee
Jason Cooper of Rockwood, Tennessee
Jim Pitts Jr. of Scottsboro, Alabama
Host of Friends!
Family will receive Friends on Friday, December 27, 2013 in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary in Rockwood from 2:00pm to 3:00pm. Graveside Services will follow in the Glen Alice Cemetery in Rockwood with Rev. Roger Britton, Officiating. Full-Military Honors will be conducted by the U. S. Army and Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard. Evans Mortuary of Rockwood is serving the Family of MR. Shirley Wayne Cooper.