Pamela Kay Stoops 61 of Lafayette, IN, died at 10:30 p.m. January 26, 2011 at her home. Born November 27, 1949 in Frankfort, IN to Russell Jr & Donna Sue (Sneathen) Cox. She married Richard V. Stoops on October 20, 1998 and he survives. Mrs. Stoops was a 1967 graduate of Clinton Central High School and a 1968 graduate of Lafayette Beautician Academy. She was born and raised in Clinton County, later lived near Forest & Michigantown before moving to Lafayette in 1997. Formerly a beautician, she was also a teachers aid at Clinton Central for 17 ½ years, secretary at Purdue University from 1997 until retiring in June 2002 due to her health. She was a member of the First Assembly of God in Lafayette, was in the Lafayette Breast Cancer Support Group, Relay for Life, Angels with Grace Team, the Cancer Survivor for the Year for Oncology Nurses Organization in 2006 and she was the BMW Ultimate Drive Local Hero in 2007.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, January 29, 2011 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Community Cancer Network; P.O. Box 4499, Lafayette, IN 47903, envelopes will be available.
Husband: Richard V. Stoops of Lafayette
Parents: Russell Jr & Donna Sue Cox of Frankfort
Daughter: Candace Coulter (Todd) of Story City, IA
Son: Chad Weaver of Michigantown
Step Son: Mikel Stoops (Pam) of Lenexa, KS
Step Daughter: Ronda McCollum of Camden, OH
Brother: Jeff Cox (Kathy) of Michigantown
Grandchildren: Jessi & Jerod Howe and Mattye Coulter
Step Grandchildren: Scott, Edward and Natalie Stoops and Corey & Eric McCollum