Cecil Dale Cooper

Cecil Dale Cooper, 73, of Poplar Bluff, MO passed away June 15, 2018 at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. Mr. Cooper was born October 16, 1944 in Corning. He was a salesman at Napa Auto Tire & Parts and sold auto parts at various locations in the Poplar Bluff area for 50 years. He enjoyed selling auto parts, Cardinal baseball, traveling, and spending time with his family. He proudly served in the US Air Force and attended House of Prayer in Corning. On December 23, 1966, he married Janet Lee Pierce. She preceded him in death on August 13, 2016. Survivors include his special niece Michele (Keith) Ingram of Corning; brother Jerold Cooper of Piggott; sisters Naomi Housdan, Ruth Cavitt, Mary Hoover, Alice Ferguson, and Anna Pritchard all of Corning; and grandchildren Toby, Amber, and Taylor Ingram. In addition to his wife, he was also preceded in death by his parents Cecil Daniel and Samantha Gertrude (Hart) Cooper and brother James Cooper. Visitation was Sunday from 2 to 3 p.m. at Ermert Funeral Home in Corning. Funeral service followed at 3 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Jimmy McMasters officiating. Burial was at Corning Cemetery, Corning. Pallbearers where Rusty Divine, Mitch Mitchell, Donald Cash, Rick Helton, Jimmy Martin, and Charles Blackmon. Honorary pallbearer is Jerry Sneathern. Online condolences: www.ermertfuneralhome.com

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