Dorothy Mary Bell Cooper, formerly of Eufaula, died Dec. 27, 2019 in Norman, Oklahoma. She was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Eufaula, Oklahoma.
Born to Coy and Leona Gary on April 24, 1923 in Mount Pleasant, Texas, she married Ralph Edwin Cooper on Sept. 6, 1937
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Ralph Edwin Cooper, brothers Kenneth Gary, Orval Gary, Harold Gary and sisters Kathleen Pennington and Ruth Evans.
She is survived by Gary and Shirley Cooper of Norman, Phyllis Cooper of Norman, Dwight and Betty Cooper of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, and Melton and Joyce Cooper of Norman, and 11 grandchildren and many great-grand children.
Dorothy spent four decades in Eufaula with her husband Ralph in the Southport community before moving to Norman in 2004. She frequently volunteered for numerous community events and activities including Eufaula VFW post 8798.
Dorothy died at the Grace Living Center in Norman surrounded by family.