Thelma Guyer (Anderson) Cooper, 96, of Franklin and formerly of Harrisonburg, Virginia, passed away July 23, 2022, at the Pendleton Manor in Franklin.
She was born on Feb. 25, 1926, at Ft. Seybert, the daughter of the late Dewey Samuel and Lola Belle (Guyer) Anderson.
Mrs. Cooper was a graduate of Franklin High School, and she attended James Madison University. She was a member of the Brandywine Christian Church. She retired from Rockingham County Department of Welfare.
Her husband, Morris James Cooper, preceded her in death in 1975.
Mrs. Cooper leaves behind to cherish her memories two nephews, Marshall Harper (Donna) of Brandywine and Jeffrey Harper (Ronda) of Vienna; a great-nephew, Garrett; two great-nieces, Megan and Carrie; a great-great-nephew, Andrew; and four great-great-nieces, Elizabeth, Leah, Sarah, and Emryn.
She was also preceded in death by a sister, Alma Jean Harper, on May 11, 2022.
Funeral services were held Tuesday in the chapel of the Basagic Funeral Home in Franklin with Preacher Larry Danner officiating. Interment was in Pine Hill Cemetery in Brandywine.
Memorials may be made to Pendleton Manor, PO Box 700, Franklin, WV 26807.
Memories and words of comfort may be left at www.basagic.com or on Facebook at Basagic Funeral Home.