- James Sam Cooper
- Date of Death:
- Jul 31, 2011
- Location of Service:
- Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home - Paris
James Sam Cooper,66, passed away at his residence in the Noble Community near
James was born in
His survivors include his wife Kathy Cooper; his daughter Stacie Bell and husband Jerimy Bell, and his youngest daughter, Stephanie Garza and husband Gonzalo Garza Jr. He has three special grandchildren, Tristin Bell, Aidan Garza, and Isabella Garza. Among his survivors are brothers, Bobby Cooper and wife Brenda of Roxton, and Walter Cooper Jr. of
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Alma Cooper, a sister, Sammie Maness; a niece, Lea Duke; three brothers-in-law, Pat Duke, Bob Peltier and Dewayne Self, and a sister-in-law Linda Cooper.
James graduated from
He is a member of the First Baptist Church of Roxton, Roxton’s Volunteer Fire Department, and served on the Roxton ISD School Board. He has been a director for the Lamar Electric Cooperative for five years. He is also a member of the Roxton Masonic Lodge # 543 and of the York Rite of Paris. He served his country in the National Guard.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, August 3, 2011 in the Fine Arts Building at the
Family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. Tuesday at the Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home.
If desired in lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Roxton Masonic Lodge # 543 Secretary of Lodge Roxton, Texas 75477.
- Location of Services:
- Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home
- 730 Clarksville Street