Hilda R. Cooper, age 82, 408 Levelin Street, Erwin, passed away Wednesday, October 29, 2014, in the Select Specialty Hospital, Bristol, TN. Mrs. Cooper was a lifelong resident of Unicoi County and a daughter of the late John and Jessie Tapp Robertson. She retired from Industrial Garment after twenty-ni ne years of service. Mrs. Cooper was a member of the Centenary United Methodist Church. Other than her parents, she was predeceased by a sister, Jeanette Elfrank and a brother, John Robertson, Jr.
Mrs. Cooper leaves behind to cherish her memory, two sons, Joseph Van Cooper of Johnson City and Don A. Cooper, Jr. of Columbus, GA; three sisters, Carolyn Allen and Kate Banner and husband, Bill, all of Erwin; Jane Farr of Sparta, NC; a number of nieces, nephews and one special baby, Caira.
Graveside service for Mrs. Cooper will be held at 2:00 P. M. Friday, October 31. 2014, in the Evergreen Cemetery. Reverend Bill Ponder will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing may make memorial contributions to the Unicoi County Animal Shelter, 185 North Industrial Drive, Erwin, 37650.
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Robert Ledford Funeral Home, 720 Ohio Avenue, Erwin, is privileged to serve the Cooper family. (423) 743-1380.