Zelda Ruth Lassiter Cooper
Zelda Ruth Lassiter Cooper, 92, of Monticello passed away Tuesday at Belle View Estates Rehabilitation and Care Center in Monticello. She was born June 27, 1925 in Ben Hur, Texas to the late William Edgar and Ruth Sansom Johnson.
She was a member of Oaklawn Baptist Church in Bellmead, Texas and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was a retired office manager for Shirey Corp. in Greenville, Texas.
Also preceding her in death was her first husband, Jack Lassiter Sr., who passed away in 1974; two sisters; and two brothers.
Survivors include her husband, William Richard Cooper of Rockwall, Texas; one son, Dr. Jack (Judy) Lassiter of Monticello; one daughter, Vanessa (Becton) Lassiter Pope of Caddo Mills, Texas; one brother, George W. Johnson of Fort Worth, Texas; three sisters, Sarah Cole of Houston, Billie Joyce Speck of Waco, Texas and Martha Ben Steadman of Houston; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were at 4 p.m. Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Memoryland Memorial Park Cemetery in Greenville, Texas. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Greenville Order of the Eastern Star No. 189, P.O. Box 294, Greenville, TX 75403 or Hospice Home Care, 990 U.S. Highway 425 North, Monticello 71655.
Arrangements were by Roselawn Funeral Service and Crematory in Pine Bluff.
Online guestbook: www.griffinfuneralservice.net.