R. Jean Cope

Updated: Mon 3:55 PM, Apr 28, 2014
January 16, 1925 - April 20, 2014

Jean Cope, 89, of Hilltop Lakes, born on January 16, 1925, passed away on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.

Jean was retired from the Dow Chemical Company, Freeport, Texas.

Until suffering a stroke in 2008, Jean was very active. She played both bridge and golf at least twice a week, bowled, and until retiring from the sport at age 42, she had played women’s fast pitch softball for 25 years, participating in regional, state, and national tournaments.

She is survived by nieces, Michaeleen Toler and husband Ray, Diana Stockdale and husband John, Cheryl Merchant and husband Robert, Jeanne Payne and husband Ralph; by nephew Bill Cope, and long time friend, Barbara May.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Houston SPCA at 900 Portway Dr., Houston, TX 77024.

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