Mr. James “Larry” Cooper, 71, of Drummonds, TN passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Tipton.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30PM on Friday, September 24, 2021 at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Jamison Cemetery. Brother Randall Woods is officiating the service.
The family will receive friends at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home on Friday, September 24, 2021 from 2:30PM until the start of services at 3:30PM.
Mr. Cooper was born on December 22, 1949 in Milan, TN to the late James Cooper and Brooxie Vernel Cooper. He was a member of Barren Springs Presbyterian Church, a US Navy veteran, and a member of Masonic Lodge #226 in Munford, TN. He enjoyed yard work, gardening, and watching NASCAR racing. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Ronald Cooper.
He is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Peggy Cooper of Drummonds, TN; two step-sons, Brian Heath (Autumn) Bridges of Adairsville, GA, and Seth Ray (Jessica) Bridges of Brighton, TN; four brothers: Michael Cooper, Eddie Cooper, Tim Cooper, and Stanley Cooper all of Camden, TN; and five grandchildren: Annie Kay Bridges, Elin Bridges, Kamryn Bridges, Katelynn Bridges and Kyndal Bridges.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital.
Dilday-Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements 731-986-8281 or www.dilday.com.