Alice Cope

 

 

Age: 79

 

Summary: retired seamstress and archeologist who was hospitalized in intensive care for nearly a month from injuries she received in the devastating May 2011 tornado outbreak that struck across Joplin, Missouri and killed more than 150 other people in one of the deadliest tornadoes in U.S. history since 1947.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries suffered in a tornado outbreak

 

Born: June 2, 1932

 

Died: June 19, 2011

 

Location: Joplin, Missouri