Wofford, Patricia Lynn Cooper (Chickamauga)

Monday, April 16, 2018

Patricia Lynn Cooper Wofford, 61, of Chickamauga, passed away Saturday, April 14, 2018. She was born in Fort Oglethorpe to the late Granville and Ola James Cooper and had been a lifelong resident of the Northwest Georgia area. She was a former nursing assistant at Fort Oglethorpe Nursing Home for several years. She was a member of Union Avenue Baptist Church in Rossville. She enjoyed knitting and working crossword puzzles as a pastime.

Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her brothers, James and Terry Cooper.

She is survived by her sister, Doris Bowman, of Chickamauga, and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5-9 p.m. and Wednesday morning prior to the service. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 18, with Mark Bowman officiating. Burial will follow in New Home Cemetery, Henagar, Al.

Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes – Fort Oglethorpe. Online register book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.



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