Olin “David” Cooper, 71, passed away at his home in Gloucester peacefully surrounded by his family on his birthday, Jan. 6, 2020, after a valiant fight with cancer.
David was born in Pennington Gap on Jan. 6, 1949, moved with his family to York County in 1957, then made his home in Gloucester County. He retired in April 2019 from Newport News Waterworks Department with 35 years as General Services Manager.
He was preceded in death by his father (Pop), Olen Cooper; mother (Mom), Gladys Lee Cooper and father-in-law, Bob Brewster and survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Lisa K. Cooper; two sons, Todd M. Cooper, wife Dana, Thomas C. Cooper; grandchildren, Harrison Taylor, Morgan Cooper, David Wayne Cooper; sister, Shirley Adams husband, Bob; mother-in-law, Ann Brewster; sister-in-law, Melissa Crawford, husband Henry; niece, Teresa Gibson, husband Tom; nephews, Brett Crawford, wife Savanah, Joshua Crawford wife Rachel; great-niece, Christina Gibson; great-nephews, Jase Henry Crawford, William Henry Crawford and Hayden Brett Crawford.
The family will receive friends Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, from noon-1 p.m. at Hogg Funeral Home, followed by a service of remembrance in the chapel at 1 o’clock, officiated by Henry Crawford. Inurnment will be private.
In memory of our loved one, please make donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, #20 Kroger Center, Suite 233, Norfolk, Va. 23502.
Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.