Nellie Cooper, 97 of Annamoriah, WV, died Sunday, March 4, 2001 at Minnie Hamilton Health Care Center, Grantsville, WV.

Born in Calhoun County, she was a daughter of the late George and Sally Wright Basnett.

Surviving are grandsons, George Cooper of Annamoriah, Gary Cooper of Portland, Ohio and Jerry Cooper of Parkersburg, WV. Great grandchildren, Elizabeth Cooper and Daniel Cooper both of Annamoriah, Chrisie Cooper and Gary Lee Cooper both of Portland, Ohio and sister Mary Wolverton of Big Bend, WV.

Mrs. Cooper was preceded in death by her husband, Dexter Cooper, her son Clarence Cooper and six brothers.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Interment will be in the Snider Chapel Cemetery, Annamoriah. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 - 9 p.m. Tuesday.