February 9, 1991
HATTIE N. COOPER
HAMPTON – Hattie Norvella Cooper, 53, died Friday, Feb. 8, in Sentara Hampton General Hospital.
Mrs. Cooper was a Peninsula resident for many years and was a native of Haywood County, N.C. She retired as executive secretary for the superintendent of shipbuilding for the Navy at Newport News Shipbuilding after 18 years of service.
Survivors include her husband, Kenneth W. Cooper; a daughter, Kelley L. Cheatham of Surry; and three sisters, Stella R. Rathborne of Hampton, Marjorie Quick of Newport News and Maggie R. Arrington of Lynchburg.
A funeral will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday in Lawrence B. Wood Funeral Home by the Rev. Eddie Heath. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.