Clipped From Scott County Times
Mrs. Artie Cooper Funeral services for Mrs. Artie Cooper, 80, were held at 3:30 p.m., Sunday, June 8, 1980, from the Springfield Baptist Church. Rev. Ken Jinks, Rev. Percy Cooper, and Dr. Fred Fowler officiated. Interment Interment was made In the Springfield Cemetery, with Ott & Lee Funeral Home In Morton In charge of arrangements. Mrs. Cooper passed away on Friday Friday morning at the Hinds General Hospital, following a short Illness. She had been a resident of the Springfield Community, but had lived In Jackson for the past 36 years. She worked as a Llscensed Practical Nurse at the University Medical Center and did private duty nursing for many years prior to her retirement. Mrs. Cooper was a member of the Southside Baptist Church in Jackson. Survivors include four sons, Clifford Clifford Cooper, Moss Point, Sheldon Cooper, Tampa, Fla., Curtis Cooper and Marlon Walter Cooper, both of Jackson; one daughter, Mrs. Hilda Lozene Carter, Jackson; Jackson; 18 grandchildren, 12 greatgrandchildren, greatgrandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers were Ronald Van Cooper, Steve Cooper, Mike Cooper, Brad Cooper, Robert Walter Walter Cooper, Patrick Cooper, Kent Cooper, Clyde Carter, Jr., and Charles Charles Walter Carter.