Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Funeral services are to be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Sunday at Sunshine Church for Myrt Cooper, 99, of Jefferson County. Cooper died Friday morning at a nursing home in Portsmouth. He was a retired farmer. Born March 30,1864, in Adams County, he was the son of Emazaar and Rebecca Hodge Cooper. Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Catie Moore and Mrs. Pearlie Sissel, both of Blue Creek, Mrs. Rebecca Riggs of Stout, and Mrs. Sarah Gassell of Monroeville, Ohio, and two sons, Jonas and Morton Cooper, both of Blue Creek. Rev. W.E. Mills is to officiate under direction of LafertyÕs Funeral Home of West Union. Friends may call at the funeral home.
SOURCE: Portsmouth Daily Times - Portsmouth, OH, April 11, 1963