The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
June Cooper Travis of Port Arthur passed away June 9, 2013. She was born on October 13, 1924 to Howard and Ruth Cooper. A lifelong resident of Port Arthur and member of Central Baptist Church, she was a devoted, loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister. June graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School where she was a member of the famous Red Hussars.
She is preceded in death by her husband Robert Travis and her sister Mary Ann Johnson and survived by her sons Don, Larry, Paul, and David along with nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
There will be no visitation or public funeral. Her internment will be held in a private ceremony at the Travis Cemetery in Gillsburg, Mississippi next to her beloved husband. Anyone wishing to honor her life should make a donation to the Port Arthur Humane Society.