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Coop, Wilma

Moore County - Wilma Coop, age 88, of Tullahoma died Saturday, October 11, 2008 at Harton Regional Medical Center. She was a native of Moore County and the daughter of the late Loyd Taylor and Roxie Hall Coop. In addition to her parents she was preceded by two sisters Mabel Areada Blake and Billie McCormick; three brothers James Coop, J.D. Coop and Lloyd Coop, Jr. In high school Wilma enjoyed all sports but loved playing on the THS Girls Varsity Basketball team. Forty-five years of secretarial work at Genesco was followed by a time at Wagner, and then her career ended after working 13 years at the Tennessee Department of Employment. Wilma loved growing wildflowers and served as the family historian. She loved to travel with her cousin Juanita. She was a devoted aunt and loved entertaining her four nieces. She is survived by a sister Virginia Schisler and a brother in law J.D. McCormick; four nieces Cindy (Dudley) King, Reada (Jimmy) Payne, Suzanne (Eddie) Barton all of Tullahoma and Carol (Larry) Burton, Lake Butler, FL. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 Monday night at Tullahoma Funeral Home where funeral services will be 1:00 pm, Tuesday, October 14, 2008 with Bro. John William Hill and Jack Hice officiating. Burial will follow in the Maplewood Cemetery.


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