Ms. Marie Cooper, daughter of Ms. Annie Bell Cooper and the late Junior Lee Cooper, was born July 13,1965.
Marie attended the Morgan County Schools and graduated in 1984. She participated in several sports throughout school including softball, track and cheerleading. She won several awards for being a top athlete.
Marie accepted Christ under the leadership of the late Rev. G.C. Brown of Mount Vernon Baptist Church in Bostwick, She later joined Browns Hill Baptist Church in Monroe.
She loved going to church, cooking, shopping, playing cards, chewing tobacco and spending time with her family, especially her grandkids.
On July 15, 2020, she gained her wings and departed her earthly home. She was preceded in death by her father, Junior Lee Cooper and her sister, Kemper Cooper Crowley. She leaves to cherish her memories her mother, Annie Bell Cooper; sons Rico Hunter and DeMario Cooper (Jasmine); one daughter, Tiffany Cooper; two grandsons, Rico Dayron Hunter and Noah Cooper; two granddaughters, Naomi Cooper and Emory Cooper; nine brothers, Gary Cooper (Rose), Lee Cooper (Diane), Randy Cooper (Shanta), Danny Cooper (Alma), Rocky Cooper, Avery Cooper, David Cooper, Leon Cooper and Brandon Cooper; six sisters Lillian Pierce (Jackie), Gladys Mathis, Mary Wyatt, Ruby Cooper, Artrose Cooper, Crystal Cooper and many special friends and family.
Graveside service was held at Mount Vernon Baptist Church on Thursday, July 23rd at 12 p.m.. Bernard’s Funeral Home was in charge.