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 was made In the Springfield Cemetery, with Ott & Lee Funeral Home In Morton In charge of arrangements. Mrs. Cooper passed away on 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 Cooper, Moss Point, Sheldon Cooper, Tampa, Fla., Curtis Cooper and Marlon Walter Cooper, both of Jackson; one daughter, Mrs. Hilda Lozene Carter, Jackson; 18 grandchildren, 12 greatgrandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers were Ronald Van Cooper, Steve Cooper, Mike Cooper, Brad Cooper, Robert Walter Cooper, Patrick Cooper, Kent Cooper, Clyde Carter, Jr., and Charles Walter Carter.