Hollis Monroe Cooley
By Kim Swindell Wood | June 28, 2016 12:48 pm
Last Updated: June 28, 2016 at 12:49 pm
Hollis Monroe Cooley, 91, of Sparta, passed away June 26, 2016, at his residence.
Mr. Cooley was born March 2, 1925, in Sparta, Tennessee, the son of Monroe Cooley and Cora Stults Cooley.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Edna Cooley; brothers, Beecher Cooley, Floyd Cooley; and sister, Katherine Jenkins.
Survivors include his daughter, Joy Cooley Heatherly, of Sparta; son, Louis Allen Cooley (Betty), of Brentwood; grandsons, Jim Lee Perry, of Sparta, Chris Cooley (Courtney), of Smyrna, Russell Cooley (Kayla), of Nashville; great-grandsons, Brandon, Tyler, Chase, Hunter; sisters, Mary Ruth Alley, of Sparta, Daphene Richardson, of Sparta, Geraldine Hickey, of Sparta; and brother, John Cooley, of Indiana
A memorial service will be 1-3 p.m., July 9, 2016, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Sparta Rotary Club Veterans Park.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.