Mrs. Irene W. Cohen

Mrs. Irene W. Cohen, age 93, of Newnan, Ga., died at Benton House on Nov. 9, 2013. She was born in Atlanta on Nov. 12, 1919, and was part of the founder's club of the assisted living facility. Mrs. Cohen loved cooking for her family and collecting dolls and was in retail sales with K-Mart. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Sam S. Cohen.

Surviving are her son, Albert Cohen (Wanda) of Tifton; grandchildren, Holly Blair and Scott Cohen of Newnan and Tammy Barton of LaGrange; 4 great-grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com. A memorial service was held on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at the Benton House.

Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, 770-253-4723



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