George W. Cooper

June 1, 1938 - October 22, 2011

06/01/1938 - 10/22/2011

Past Services

Thursday October 27, 2011
5:00 pm
St. John The Apostle Catholic Church
1968 Sandbridge Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23456

George Whitey Cooper

Virginia Beach – George W. Cooper, 73, passed away on October 22, 2011. George was born in Georgia to the late George and Mamie Cooper. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corp. George retired from UPS, and was in the Softball Hall of Fame. George loved to spend time with his grandchildren and will be deeply missed.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Grace; daughters, Cindy Fencil Scott, Patti Starr Randy and Debby DeBoard; 10 grandchildren; three brothers; and numerous family and friends.

Mass of Ressurection will be held at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, 1968 Sandbridge Rd. Va Bch on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 5PM. Reception will follow at the church. Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd., Va Bch, VA 23462 is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to

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penni scott
8 years ago

Grace and Cindy, Whitey was like a dad to me.When I first started UPS He took me under his wing and was always there for me. He protected me as if I was his daughter .I was blessed to have him for a friend,and I will always remember his kind heart.YOU ARE IN MY PRAYERS.The mass was beautiful and the children sang like angels.

Carol Robinson Steentofte
8 years ago

Grace and Family,

My thoughts are with you during this sad and difficult time.

Lynn Keane
8 years ago

Grace, Cindy and family,

Our deepest sympathy to you and your families. Anything you need please don’t hesitate to ask.

Lynn and Dennis Keane