COOMER, Susie, 70, passed January 17, 2013. Born January 10, 1943, in Richmond, Virginia, she was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Claretha Ivory Sr.; husband, Edward Coomer; and sister, Ernestine Funchess. She is survived by her brother, Henry L. Ivory Jr. (Esther); sisters, Mildred Trent (William) and Arnita Rose; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She graduated from RPS, VUU, where she received a BA degree with honors; George Washington University, JD; Harvard University, MPH; attended VCU; and University of Chung Chi, Kowloon, Hong Kong. She was a member of DST Sorority, Inc. and Overbrook Presbyterian Church, 2605 Dumbarton Road, Richmond, Va., the site for visitation at noon and funeral services starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2013. Interment Oakwood Cemetery.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.