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New Augusta, MS
Memorial services will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday at Eastside Baptist Church in Richton for Mr. Bobby Cooley, 76, of New Augusta.
He died Saturday, October 20, 2012 at his residence.
Mr. Cooley was the former owner of BC's Body Shop in Hattiesburg and retired from Petal Auto Parts.
He was a U.S. Army Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John W. & Beatrice Cooley; two brothers, Alvin Cooley & Glen Cooley; a sister, Bessie Mae Nelson.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Patricia Cooley of New Augusta; two daughters, Melissa Burnett (Ernie) of Sand Hill and Bobbi Jo Gilbert (Tom) of Diamondhead; four grandchildren, Amanda Burnett, Jonathan Burnett, Meagan Burnett, and Thomas Gilbert; three sisters, Monabea Bowen of Hampton, VA, Allabea Boudro of New Orleans, LA, and Alvonette Hunt of Leakesville; three brothers, John Henry Cooley of Athens, TX, Marlon Cooley of Whitwell, TN, and Jack Cooley of Richton; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Published in the Hattiesburg American on Oct. 25, 2012