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Effort to name bridge for Besse Cooper

Posted: Sunday, July 1, 2012 12:00 am | Updated: 7:36 pm, Tue Aug 21, 2012.

A movement is gaining momentum to name the bridge currently under construction on New Hope Church Road north of Between in honor of Besse Cooper, who is still adding on to her record as the world’s oldest person.

The question may be where does such an effort begin.

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