He was an evangelist and a member of Fellowship United Baptist Church in Allardt, TN.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Margie Back Cooper; a grandson, Clint Conner; a brother, Dr. Olaf Cooper; and a sister, Judith Gordon.
2 children: Rickey Lynn (LaDonna) Cooper, Liberty, Ky. and Deborah Kay (Danny) Conner, Jamestown, Ky.
4 grandchildren-1 great grandchild
sister: Betty Kinnett, Jamestown, Ky
several nieces & nephews also survive
Funeral service for Bro. Dewey Cooper will be 2 PM. Sunday, April 24, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Dilmon Stanley, Bro. Ronnie Peters, and Bro. Rick Cross officiating.
Visitation after 5 PM. Saturday.
Interment in the Jamestown Cemetery.
The family requests memorials to God's Food Pantry or Back Pack Program. These can be made at the funeral home.
Bernard Funeral Home in Russell Springs in charge of arrangements.