ATHENS - Etheleen LaCount Hooper, 90, died Sunday, September 8, 2013.
A lifelong resident of this area, she was a daughter of the late John and Florence Peterman LaCount and was preceded in death by her husband, John David Hooper in 2009. Mrs. Hooper retired from Thomas Textiles and was a member of Hull Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, David Hooper and Jimmy Darrell LaCount, both of Athens; four grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 11, at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Lord and Stephens, EAST, with the Rev. Randy Crowe officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 10, from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Lord and Stephens, EAST, Athens, is in charge of arrangements. www.lordandstephens.com