72, passed away August 23, 2021. She was born November 22, 1948 in Nash County, NC to the late Bernice Burt Carbullido & Theodore Fred "Buck" Cooper. Angela spent her early childhood in Nashville, NC before moving to Newport News, VA & graduating in 1967 from Huntington High School. After graduation, Angela attended Norfolk State University, earning a BA in Psychology in 1971 & a MA in Urban Affairs in 1979. Despite glaucoma slowly stealing her vision, Angela raised her son by herself & retired after serving nearly 20 years as a Rehabilitation Counselor at St. Brides Correctional Center in Chesapeake, VA. She began her career as a Probation Officer for Norfolk Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court, & later moved to Houston, TX & worked for the US Customs Service, the Houston Independent School District, & the Texas Board of Pardons & Parole. Angela was predeceased by her parents & her brother, Theodore "Junior" Cooper. Angela leaves to cherish her memory, her loving son, Brett Cooper; brother, Gary Cooper; sister, Carmen Carbullido & a host of other family & friends. www.beachfuneralservices.com
Published by The Virginian-Pilot on Aug. 29, 2021.