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Eleanor Burnham Cooper McKinney
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1900
Anne Arundel County
Maryland, USA
Death: Feb. 9, 1994
Noel
Hanover County
Virginia, USA

Daughter of Philip Benson Cooper and Eleanor May Burnham.
Herald-Progress ot Hanover County, Virginia Monday Feb. 14, 1994
McKinney
Eleanor Cooper McKinney, 93, of Noel, died February 9, 1994 at the home of her granddaughter, Cynthia Gooch.
She is survived by her daughters, Jane McKinney Campbell of California and E. Stuart Wilson, of Noel; son Charles Gilmore McKinney, of Ashland; 14 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sallie Cooper Fiairman, of Annandale.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Capt. Cecil Gilmore McKinney, USNA, 1921, and her parents, Philip and Eleanor Cooper of Annapolis, MD.
She was born March 7, 1900 in the U.S. Naval Academy.
McKinney was a member of the Magna Carta and Mayflower Societies. She was very active in the Fork Episcopl Church, forming their first Alter Guild.
She was president of the E.C.W. and active in maintaining an annual Christmas Bazaar.
A memorial service was held yesterday (Sunday) at Fork Episocpal Church, May 22, due to an ice storm, when the original scheduled service was postponed Feb. 13.
In lieu of flowers, please direct any gifts to the Fork Church Altar Guild. 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Benson Cooper (1877 - 1956)
  Eleanor May Burnham Cooper (1878 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  Cecil Gilmore McKinney (1898 - 1961)
 
 Children:
  Charles Gilmore McKinney (1923 - 2011)*
  Jane McKinney Campbell (1926 - 2011)*
 
 Siblings:
  Philip Henry Cooper (1900 - 1969)*
  Eleanor Burnham Cooper McKinney (1900 - 1994)
  Sarah Lawrence Cooper Fairman (1901 - 1996)*
  William Woodbury Cooper (1904 - 1977)*
  Robert Stuart Cooper (1909 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fork Episcopal Church Cemetery
Doswell
Hanover County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Lot 1, No D, Section IX
 
Created by: Eleanor Stuart McKinney ...
Record added: Mar 05, 2002
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Eleanor Burnham <i>Cooper</i> McKinney
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Eleanor Burnham <i>Cooper</i> McKinney
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I tried to find some unique flowers for you, Eleanor, wish that I could give you a garden full! RIP -
- Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
 Added: Sep. 21, 2012
Eleanor loved flower and her flower gardens as she loved her farm. May she rest in peace!
-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 5, 2002
 
 
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