Jimmy Cooley

Honea Path – Jimmy Dalton Cooley, 82, widower of Pauline Traynham Cooley, of Gassaway Court, died Sunday, February 20, 2022 at Rainey Hospice House.


Born in Greenville County, he was a son of the late Moses and Blanche Poole Cooley. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Ware Shoals and was a retired paint contractor. He and his late wife Pauline were married 66 years.

Surviving are: his son, Tony Cooley of Honea Path; two daughters, Vicki (Jay) Lown of Due West and Krista Brock of Honea Path; a sister, Violet C. Davis of Ware Shoals; two sisters –in-law, Helen (Ralph) Smith of Ware Shoals and Faye Cooley of Laurens; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and three more on the way.

Mr. Cooley was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two brothers, Ronnie Cooley and Billy Cooley; a sister, Joyce C. Spearman; and two great-grandchildren, Braxton and Kassidy.

Memorial services will be held at 11 A.M. Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at Calvary Baptist Church with Mr. Jonathan Atkins officiating.

The family is at their respective homes and will receive friends at the church following the service. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com

Service Details

  • Date: Wednesday, February 23, 2022
  • Time: 11 A.M.
  • Place: Calvary Baptist Church, Ware Shoals
  • Visitation: Immediately following the service at the church
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