Shirley Wayne Cooper

Shirley Wayne Cooper, 72, of Rockwood, passed away on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, in Tennova Residential Hospice Center in Knoxville.
He attended Whites Creek Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a laborer by trade. He was preceded in death by father, Fred Allen Cooper Sr.; and sisters, Wilma Jean Cooper and Norma Lee Pitts.
He is survived by mother, Mahalia Jones Cooper, Rockwood; brother, Fred Cooper Jr., Rockwood; nephews, Wayne Cooper, Rockwood, Jason Cooper, Rockwood, and Jim Pitts Jr., Scottsboro, Ala.; and a host of friends.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, in the chapel of Evans Mortuary, Rockwood. Graveside services will follow at Glen Alice Cemetery, Rockwood, with the Rev. Roger Britton officiating. Full military honors will be conducted by the U.S. Army and Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard.

Funeral Home

Evans Mortuary
805 North Gateway Avenue Rockwood, TN 37854
(865) 354-2600
Published in Roane County News from Dec. 23 to Dec. 25, 2013