George Lee Cooper, 77, a former resident of Fort Scott, and more recently of Merriam, Kan., died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 16 at the Mercy Health Center in Fort Scott. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21 at the Centerville Cemetery. Friends and family may meet at the cemetery.
Services are under the direction of the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the George Cooper Memorial Fund and may be left in care of the Cheney Witt Memorial Chapel, 201 S. Main St., P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701.