GREENVILLE, SC (WSPA) – Former Greenville Mayors R. Cooper White has died, according to Westminster Presbyterian in Greenville.
Greenville’s website says White was mayor from October 14, 1969 – July 13, 1971.
Legacy.com says his memorial service will be on Saturday April 29 at 3 p.m.
His obituary says he was 90 years old.
He was the first Republican Mayor of Greenville and oversaw the desegregation of Greenville school system, according to his obituary.