Friends of Wallace Coopwood, a longtime Cobb County resident and statehouse lobbyist who passed away Feb. 1, have organized a virtual memorial for those who would like to bid him farewell. 

Coopwood's larger-than-life personality endeared him to many at the Gold Dome and around Cobb. Those who knew him recalled a man who was not only well-liked, but deeply involved in community affairs.

The virtual memorial will be Monday at 7 p.m. at Anyone wishing to share brief remarks should RSVP by contacting Tonya Boga at (678) 523-1757. 

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