News and Tribune

October 17, 2013

Michael Allen Cooper, 61; Tennessee

— Funeral services for Michael Allen Cooper 61, Tennessee, will be at 1 p.m. today, Thursday, Oct. 17, at Spring Valley Funeral Home, New Albany, with burial in Eastern Cemetery, Jeffersonville. He died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.

 He was born in Lexington, Ky. on June 21, 1952 to Betty and James Cooper. He came to know the Lord at an early age and has now gone home to Jesus.

 He is survived by his friend of more than 25 years, Kathy Heinz and her daughter, Lisa Heinz, Tennessee; his daughter, Rachael Cooper, Louisville; brothers, Wayne Jones, Earl Tackett and Jerry Cooper, Texas; sister, Judy Cooper, New Albany; three grandsons, Shelby Vowels, Danny Zimmerman, and Robbie Prewitt; and one great-grandson, Kavin Zimmerman.

 He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Cooper, brother, Mark Cooper, sister, Carol Eckert and daughter, Charlotte Cooper.

In lieu of flowers please make a contribution to Christ Gospel Church, Jeffersonville.