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John Green Cooper (1878-1983)
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Born: 24 Jul 1878 Buena Vista, Carroll County Tennessee. 1
Died: 18 Jan 1983 Huntingdon Tennessee. 2 3
Buried: Benton Memory Gardens Camden Tennessee.
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Charles Cooper
1817-Bet 1877 and 1880
Jacob G. Cooper
29 Oct 1842-21 May 1929
Married: 11 Jun 1840
Emily M. Pinkston
1826-Bet 1870 and 1873
John Green Cooper
24 Jul 1878-18 Jan 1983
Married: 26 Aug 1866

Martha L. Brackin
10 Mar 1848-28 May 1887

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Rev. Green Cooper dies at 104

CAMDEN Services for the Rev. John Green Cooper, 104, retired Baptist minister, were this morning at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Burial was in Benton Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Cooper died Tuesday night at Care Inn nursing home in Huntingdon after a lengthy illness. He was a Carroll County native and a member of East Side Baptist Church, he was a pastor for more than 55 years of churches in Benton and Carroll counties. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Peebles and Mrs. Ina Mae Park, both of Buena Vista ; four sons, Robert Cooper of Dallas, and Melburn Cooper, Gil-Ion Cooper and John G. Cooper Jr., all of Phoenix, Ariz. ; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.2


  1. Ancestry.com. Tennessee, Delayed Birth Records, 1869-1909
  2. The Jackson Sun, 20 Jan 1983, Thu, Page 10
  3. Find A Grave http://www.findagrave.com

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