Widow of HPD officer killed in line of duty passes away

Widow of HPD officer killed in line of duty passes away
Nell Anthony Cooley (Photo source: Family)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The widow of a Hattiesburg police officer killed in the line of duty died on Monday.

Nell Anthony Cooley, of Seminary, was 84, according to Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.

Cooley’s husband, David H. Anthony, was shot and killed in the line of duty while responding to a bank robbery nearly 46 years ago.

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