Billie J. Cooper Honea, 82 of Dayton, Texas, formerly of Prescott, passed away Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, at the San Jacinto Methodist Hospital in Baytown, Texas.
Mrs. Honea was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 32 years, Fred W. Honea Sr.; a son, Donnie Garrett; a grandson, Joshua P. Honea; and seven brothers and sisters.
Billie was born July 4, 1929, in Prescott to Thomas A. and Zula L. Nolen Cooper. She is a former resident of Baytown, Texas, and resided in Dayton, Texas, area for the past 15 years. She was a homemaker and a Baptist by faith.
She enjoyed reading, crocheting, cooking, gardening and singing.
She is survived by her sons: Jerry Garrett,and wife Nina, Fred W. Honea Jr.and wife Jennifer, all of Arizona; daughters, Susan LeBlanc and companion Kenneth Perdue, and Sandra Honea, all of Dayton, Texas; her brother. Joe Cooper of Arkansas; nine grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 17, at Union Grove Cemetery in Blevins, Ark.
Arrangements are by Brazzel/Oakcrest Funeral Home of Hope.
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