Funeral services to celebrate the life of Johnnie Mae Kay Cooper, 72, of Cassatt, will be held, Wednesday, August 10, 2011 at 11:00 AM at Sandy Grove United Methodist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Barbara Segars will officiate. The family will receive friends Tuesday, August 9, 2011 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mrs. Cooper’s memory to KershawHealth, 1315 Roberts Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Mrs. Copper, widow of Bernard Keith Cooper, Sr., died Thursday, August 4, 2011. Born in Union Springs, AL, she was the daughter of the late John Kay and Maybelle Lindsey Kay. She was retired from Kendall Mill and was a member of Sandy Grove United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Cooper is survived by her son, Bernard Keith Cooper, Jr. and his wife Dr. Sumra Dar of Birmingham, England; daughter, Cheryl Lynn Scholl (Brian) of Lexington; four grandchildren, Valorie Cooper, Zain, Rais and Aden Cooper; two great grandchildren, Tes Cooper and Caroline Cooper; sisters, Marjorie Kennedy and Mildred Dasinger both of Eufaula, AL.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences may be sent to Mrs. Cooper’s family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.