Betty Cooper

  • Born: June 13, 1928
  • Died: April 1, 2017
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Wilson St Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory - Chapel of the Chimes

1234 Prospect St
Indianapolis, IN 46203

Tel. (317) 632-9431

Tribute & Message From The Family


Betty Ruth (Thornburgh) Cooper passed away April 1, 2017. She was born June 13, 1928 in Terre Haute, Indiana to Orville Thornburgh and Frances Ledbetter. Betty was a member of First Free Methodist Church in Indianapolis. She was also a foster mom for over fifty children throughout the years. Betty is survived by her son Timothy A. Cooper; daughter, Kristina M. (Ronald) May; brothers, Robert E. Thornburgh and Larry (Karen) Thornburgh; 3 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents and son, David A. Cooper. Visitation will be Wednesday April 5, 2017, from 3-7 p.m. with service at 7 p.m. at Wilson St. Pierre Stirling Gerber Chapel 5950 E. Thompson Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46237.