FORT LAWN – Mrs. Barbara Cooke Christopher, 89, passed away Monday, December 25, 2017 at Chester Nursing Center.
The funeral will be held at 11am on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road with Rev. Karen Richmond officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Park on Cherry Road. The family will receive friends from 10-10:45am, prior to service.
Born in Charlotte, NC, Mrs. Christopher was a daughter of the late Francis Earlston Waterman and the late Daisy Giles Waterman. She was retired from Rock Hill Printing & Finishing with 26 years of service and was a member of Fort Lawn United Methodist Church. She was the widow of Tom Cooke and was also preceded in death by her son, Albert Fulton Cooke, her daughter, Rose Ellen Threatt and her grandson, Justin Brent Christopher.
Surviving are her husband of 36 years, Roy Wilkes Christopher; her son, Thomas J. Cooke, Jr. of Summerville; her stepson, Donald Christopher (Linda) of Rock Hill; nine grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; and her sister, Ann Brooks Turner (Paul) of Rock Hill.
Memorials may be made in Mrs. Christopher’s name to Fort Lawn United Methodist Church, 5733 Church St, Fort Lawn, SC 29714.