Nova June Tolliver Cooper

Sunday, November 12, 2017

With great sadness, Nova June Tolliver Cooper, 81, of Greencastle, passed away on Nov. 2, 2017.

She was born on May 25, 1936 to James and Paulina Tolliver.

She loved her family, taking care of others and found great joy in cooking.

Nova is survived by her husband of 56 years, Gerald; daughters Dianna (Gary) Cox and Brenda (Joe) Smith; four grandchildren, Tonya (Jim) Cummings, Rebecca (Nobi) Cotterill, Matthew (Whitney) Cox and Samuel (Whitney) Smith; and 10 great-grandchildren Carsen, Kirsten and Cole Cummings, Dakotah Vanevery, Kavaun, Keenan, Kendal and Kimberlyn Treadwell, and Jeffrey and Jonas Smith.

She was preceded in death by her son, Curtis L. Cooper.

A celebration of her life will be held from 4-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17 at Myers' 5 East, 5 E. Franklin St., Greencastle.

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She will be greatly missed by her family, groups and friends.