- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 14 Jun 2003.
Mr. Cleona Hooper, 87, of Cosby, passed away Saturday, June 14, 2003, at his home.
Mr. Hooper was a local business owner, who owned and operated Hooper’s Car Sales.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Hooper; father, George Hooper; mother, Lizzie O. Hooper; brothers, Wade Hooper, Ben Hooper, Glenn Hooper, and Johnson Hooper; sisters, Ella Hooper, Maggie Hooper, and Mattie Hooper; and grandson, Roger Hooper.
Survivors include his sons and daughters-in-law: Dale and Linda Hooper & Bobby and Dorothy Hooper, all of Cosby; N.L. and Mary McMahan, of Jacksonville, NC; daughter, Janette Bradley, of Cosby; and daughter and son-in-law, Gail and Kyle Swann, of Cosby; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 17, 2003, at Costner-Maloy Funeral Chapel with Rev. Cleo Williamson and Rev. Josh Spurgeon officiating.
Interment will be in Ogle Hill Cemetery.
The family received friends from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday evening, at Costner-Maloy Funeral Home.
Arrangements by Costner-Maloy.
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 46522217).
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name Cleona Hooper
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 16 Mar 1948
Event Place Cocke, Tennessee, United States
Birth Year (Estimated) 1916
Spouse's Name Beulah Gunter
Spouse's Gender Female
Spouse's Age 18
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1930
"Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-267-12703-52934-14?cc=1619127 : accessed 11 February 2016), Cocke > Marriage registers, 1946-1954, vol 28-29 > image 152 of 695; citing Tennessee State Library and Archives, Nashville and county clerk offices from various counties.