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- Albert "Bennie" Cooley, 69, of Hali Ridge Court, Kissimmee, died
Tuesday, Sept. 12. Born in Waynesboro, Miss., he moved to the area in
1963. He was a retired tool pusher for an oil drilling company. He was a
U.S. Marine veteran of the Korean War. Survivors include his wife,
Magdalena Cooley, Kissimmee; sons, Perry W. Cooley, St. Cloud; David A.
Cooley; daughters, Barbara Cooley, both of Houston, Texas; Kimberly
J. Cooley and Kathleen Cooley, both of Kissimmee; brother, L.J. Cooley,
Tulsa, Okla.; sisters, Virginia Smith, Waynesboro, Miss.; Rubynell
Jernigan, Lake Park, Ga.; Lunell Catlett, Donaldson, Ark.; and five
grandchildren. A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 18 at the Holy
Redeemer Catholic Church, Kissimmee, with Father John M. McCormick
officiating. Burial was at the Rose Hill Cemetery in Kissimmee. Conrad
and Thompson Funeral Home, Kissimmee, was in charge of arrangements.