Ethel L. Cooper

April 15, 1928July 24, 2013

Ethel Louise (Lambert) Cooper age 85 of Enon peacefully went to be with her lord while surrounded by family. Ethel was born in Gallipolis, Ohio on April 15, 1928 to Charles Alva and Mary Elizabeth (Halley) Lambert. Ethel is preceded in death by her husband Ottes Eugene (Gene) of forty one years, her parents, brothers; Roy Lambert, Kenneth (Etta) Lambert, Charles (Mary) Lambert, and Noal (Skip) Lambert, son Bruce Wayne Davis, grandson Timothy Edwin Cooper, and numerous nieces and nephews. Ethel is survived by two loving sisters Bessie (Don) Bush, and Nancy Matlock, sons Timothy (Sonia) Cooper, and Robert (Donnietta) Cooper, daughters Barbara (late Bruce) Davis, and Mary (Tim) White, grandchildren Christopher (Lori), Tammy, Jason, Anthony, Crystal, Brandon, Jennifer, Paul, Jessica, Timothy, Kristina, Tiffany, and ten great grandchildren. Ethel attended Rio Grande College to receive her degree in education. She started out in a one room school house teaching all twelve grades in Gallipolis, Ohio. She retired from New Carlisle Bethel school district. She was invested in her students and spent her own time tutoring them because she knew they were the future. The family would like to send a very special thank you to Dayspring of Fairborn and Hospice of Miami Valley for the comfort and care they provided when it was needed. Friends may call at the Burcham Jennings Funeral Home, 119 E. Main St. Fairborn Ohio 45324 on Monday July 29, 2013 10am to 12pm with the Funeral service beginning at 12pm, interment will follow at Enon Cemetery. Online condolences may be left to the family at


  • Visitation Monday, July 29, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, July 29, 2013

Ethel L. Cooper

have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted


July 31, 2013

To the Cooper family may God strengthen and comfort you in your time of sorrow. Psalm 23:4

Jessica cooper

July 29, 2013

I will miss you always grams. So happy you get to be with your husband and mother.

Regina Stringfellow

July 28, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers.

Edward Haskins

July 28, 2013

You all are in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with you in your time of need.

pennie smith

July 28, 2013

I'm sorry for ur loss tim crystal jennifer and jessica my prayes are with u

Jennifer Cooper

July 27, 2013

Can't imagine one day without my Grandma let alone the rest of my life. She was my world and I love her more then words can say

Pauline Hamblin

July 27, 2013

I am so sorry, she loved you all very much. I will be praying that God surrounds you all with love and comfort... God bless you all

Dale Rude

July 27, 2013

Barb, our prayers are with you and your family. Just from reading her obituary, it is clear that your mother was a caring person who loved her life and her family. You were blest with one of the best!

Medina Angel

July 27, 2013

I wish I could be there for you all. I loved Aunt Ethel dearly.

sue strickland-firman

July 27, 2013

Dear Barb and family,
I am so sorry for your loss. She was a very good person with a nice smile and a welcoming personality. I know you'll miss her greatly. She's in a much better place now-in God's loving care. I'm thinking if you and praying for healing.