Donald Cooper
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Donald Cooper
  • December 13, 1936 - December 26, 2017
  • Chesapeake, Virginia

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Donald Cooper, 81, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday morning in Chesapeake. Donald was a US Air Force veteran and after his service years he worked for NYC transit. He was a loving father, grandfather and great grandfather and will be missed by all. Donald was born in NY to the late Joseph and Inez Cooper and is predeceased by his wife of 45 years, Betty Cooper. He is survived by his daughters, Lynn Cooper of Chesapeake, Donna Hinton (Lonnie) of Spring Lake, NC; sisters, Joan Jenkins (Eric) of Roosevelt, NY, Sandra Scope of Bronx, NY; step children, Darlene Jackson (Tony) of Chesapeake, Phyllis Wiggins of Chesapeake; grandchildren, Darius Cooper (Antoya), Dominque Battle, Katrina Paige (Dwan), Janita Mitchell, Larry Cooper (Jovan), Lonnie Hinton II (Tiara), Ebony Hinton, Isaiah Simmons-Hinton, Isaiah Richardson and great grandchildren; niece, Dawn Wilkes and her daughter, Krystal and a nephew, Darryl Jenkins.

There will be a visitation from 6-8pm, Friday at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home. There will be a service starting at 2pm on Saturday in the funeral home chapel with burial to immediately follow at Rosewood Memorial Park. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.kellumfuneralhome.com.