In Loving

Patricia Jean Cooper

May 16, 1952 – March 10, 2022

Cooper, Patricia J., 69, of Henrico, VA went to heaven on March 10, 2022, after battling liver failure. She was born on May 16, 1952, and lived in various locations in Virginia during her life.

Pat enjoyed learning, earning her master’s degree, in English, from Hollins University in Roanoke, Va. Along with children’s picture stories Patty wrote a wonderful book of poetry. Pat loved the outdoors, especially time in the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Outer Banks of North Carolina. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and playing with her cat, Ruben.

Pat is preceded in death by her mother, Anna Frances Cooper (Moulse); her father, Wilbert Granville Cooper; her brothers, Granville Lee Cooper, Roger Lewis Cooper, James Douglas Cooper; a brother-in-law, Robert James Jones; a sister-in-law, Jacqueline Atkinson Cooper Matysek; a nephew Franklin Elliott Cooper and a great-niece Emerald Reky Cooper. She is survived by two sisters, Elizabeth Ann Jones (Cooper) and Deborah S. Cooper; a multitude of nieces, nephews, great and great, great nieces, and cousins, which she dearly loved. She is also survived by her best friend Carol Thornbury.

Pat, Patty, will be deeply missed.

Affinity Funeral Service is handling arrangements. A celebration of life will be held at a future date.