June 10, 2022
Shirley Ann Cooper Sooter, 79, of Linden, formerly of Columbus, Mississippi, passed away at her residence on June 06, 2022, while surrounded by her loving family and close friends.
Shirley was born on March 11, 1943, to the late Reedus and Louise Shelton Cooper.
Besides the many students she has taught and guided through her lifetime, Shirley’s love and memories remain with her husband, Calvin Sooter; and their children, Angela Darnell, and husband Nick; Erik Sooter and wife Treva; grandchildren, Brandon Wilson and wife Jamie, Amanda Wilson, Christopher Sooter and Kayla Sooter; three great- grandchildren; brother, Reed Cooper and his wife Donna; her best friend for over 50 years, JoNell Underwood, her husband Russell and family
Shirley was a woman of many talents. She loved to shop, loved to cook and always had a way of making people feel comfortable in her presence. She spent over 20 years as a teacher’s assistant, faithful and dedicated to all the children she had the pleasure of helping to grow.
In Lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation in Shirley’s name to Cape Fear Hospice, 2301 Robeson Street, Suite 202, Fayetteville, NC 28305.
There will be a service honoring Shirley on Friday, June 10, 2022, at 2:00 PM at Adcock Funeral Home, Spring Lake. Visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service beginning at 12:00 noon. Burial will follow at a later date. Condolences may be made at www. adcockfuneralandcrematory.com.