Mr. Elbert Cooper, Jr
Mr. Elbert Cooper, Jr., 65, of LaFayette (formerly of Flint, MI) died Saturday, June 5, 2021 in LaFayette. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, 3294 County Road 51, Camp Hill at 1:00 p.m. (CST) with Rev. Michael Winston officiating. Public viewing will be Friday, June 11, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. (CST) to 6:00 p.m. (CST) at Vines Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be Sunday, June 13, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. (CST) in Cooper Cemetery Marbury (Autauga County), AL with Evangelist, Rosa Watkins doing the committal ceremony.
Mr. Cooper is survived by his two sons: Derico A. Cooper, Livonia, MI and Anthony Cooper, Mount Morris, MI; his father: Elbert Cooper, Sr., Prattville; ten siblings: James E. Cooper, Flint, MI, Annette Cooper, Terry L. Cooper and Greta R. Cooper all of Montgomery, Chris Cooper, LaFayette, Janet L. Cooper, Alexander City, Trina M. Cooper, Frederickburg, VA, Angela Wilkins, Orlando, FL, Michael Cooper, Atlanta, GA and Demario Cooper, Utah; a devoted friend: Linda Broughton, LaFayette, a cherished friend and former spouse, Danita Stewart-Parker, Detroit, MI one grandchild and a host of other relatives and friends.
K. H.There are 16 comments at this time.
May I offer my heartfelt condolences to the Cooper family. That easy smile and laugh will be missed. I will cherish the good times I enjoyed with your family. You will always be in my prayers. Love, kitty
ANTHONY TALMADGE (TANK)
To the family. I just wanted to offer my condolences to you all. I was a class mate of James and Elbert in the 5th & 9th grades. Our prayer is that God’s comfort and grace will be yours in this time of bereavement. Blessings
Praying for the family u have my deepest sympathy on the loss of Coop he will be missed but always be in our heart and memories that will last forever. Derico and Anthony I known it hard but stay strong God are with u.
To the entire Cooper Family, I hope that you find my comments and sentiments soothing at this time. I never knew Elbert, but if the truest measure of a man is the character of his children, Elbert I will be remembered as a legend. I could only hope to leave such an amazing legacy as what Elbert O’Neal Cooper, Jr. left to the world. With love and wishes for God’s peace during this trying time. - JR
ELLA CARTER- DUMAS
Boot you will always be in my we all loved you very, much
MILDRED AND CARL KIRK
Our deepest condolences to the Cooper and Carter families. Special prayers to my Classmate Terry. I will always emember the well manners and polite young men I grew up with during the late 70's. May the Love,Peace and Understanding of Gods Holy word be among each of you is our prayer.
Rest in peace my friend enjoyed the time we had
CHARLES AND VIRGINIA HOLLOWAY
May God continue to be with the family. You have always been my friend. We will miss you dearly.
Condolences toThe Family RIP Elbert ThePERRY the the Perry Family
Another classmate answers the call. He made a positive difference with his presence. Rest on “Boy Boot.”
GREG MIN. OSSIE ZACHERY
Family, we are deeply saddened due to the loss of Bro. Elbert; a classmate. We pray you find strength in The Lord. Knowing He cares about what you are going thru. He’s near and He sees where you are. We love you. God Bless.
LENA DAVIS -COOPER
Elbert Cooper You Were A Beautiful Man inside And Out He Always Showed Me So Much Love . I Will Always Love You As My Brother In Law I Loved Your Beautiful Smile ! My Heart Is Filled With So Much Joy That I Got A Chance To Be In Life ! Rest In Heaven
My prayers are with the family and friends especially his children and grandchild.
Heart felt condolences to the Cooper family! Elbert was genuine at heart. Always friendly, courteous and as a classmate always well dressed and respectful of others. Gone but not forgotten
BELINDA AND LEROY TAYLOR
So sorry for your loss my condolences to the family Elbert and I was classmates we will continue to pray for the families.
Praying for the family.
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