Mattie Cooper Stokes, 90, of Dawson passed away on April 17, 2019 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019 at Harvey Funeral Chapel. A private interment will be held in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Stokes was born in Preston, Georgia on September 18, 1928. She retired from Yale Rubber Manufacturing Company as an Inspector.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Joseph L. Cooper, Sr. and Mattie Price Cooper and her husband, Lewis Dennis Stokes. Survivors include her children, Denise Stokes of Albany and Dennis Stokes (Maxine) of Douglas; grandchildren, Christopher Ray Stokes, Lisa Stokes Jones, Shaneen N. Stokes and Latressa L. Calloway; and great-grandchildren, Ja’Mya A.D. Stokes and Bailee M.M. Fenn.