BETH PEARSON COSPER, 86, passed away on Aug. 10,
2018 in Odessa, TX, with burial in Evergreen Cemetery
at Ranger, TX.
She was born on Aug. 8, 1932 to Lee Roy Pearson & Vera
Blair in Ranger. She attended Ranger High School in
the Class of 1949. In 1952, she married James Shafer
Cosper in Ranger.
She taught school in 3 Texas towns - Levelland, McCamey,
& Odessa. She also volunteered with Medical Center Hospital
Auxiliary and was a life member of the NRA. She enjoyed
gardening, reading, keeping a lovely home, and traveling
She is survived by her husband James Shafer Cosper of
Odessa, TX; son Larry and Karen Cosper, Flower Mound, TX;
grandson James Cosper III, Eastland, TX; granddaughter
Kelsey and Joona Pelttari, Espoo, Finland and one great-
grandchild Onni Pelttari.
Beth is preceded in death by her parents Lee Roy & Vera
Pearson; son James Cosper Jr.; siblings Electra Pearson
(RHS-1939), Lee Roy Pearson Jr. (RHS-1941), Lynn Pearson
Heath (RHS-1943), Mercedes Pearson (RHS-1943), and Larry
Champ Pearson (RHS-1951).