October 30, 1929 - October 04, 2017
Chaplain Carl Lee Cooper, 87, died at home on October 4th, 2017. The son of Charlie Foster and Minnie Belle Cooper, Carl was born on October 30, 1929 and spent his young life in Atlanta, Georgia.
From the age of nine, Carl knew he was going to be a preacher and, at age 18, he preached his first sermon.
After graduating from Atlanta Christian College (now Point University) he ministered to churches in Adairsville, Savanna, Atlanta, and Bainbridge, Georgia; Kingsport, Tennessee; and Chesapeake, Virginia. He served as the Assistant Chaplain at the Bainbridge (Georgia) State Hospital, Southwestern State Hospital Thomasville (Georgia) and retired as Chaplain of the Riverside Regional Convalescent Center in Newport News.
Upon receiving his MSEd from Old Dominion University, he . . .