COOPER, HELEN "JEAN" - Craighead County, Arkansas | HELEN "JEAN" COOPER - Arkansas Gravestone Photos

Helen "Jean" COOPER

Union Grove Cemetery
Craighead County,

Cheseldene: 04 Feb 1926 - 07 May 2017 obituary
Jean: 28 Sept 1928 - 22 May 2004 obituary 22 May 2004


Helen Jean (Harlan) Cooper the daughter of Samuel Harlan and Meda Mae (Ragsdale) Harlan. Cheseldene the son of Cecil Troy and Snodie (Smith) Cooper.

BONO -- Helen Jean Cooper, 75, of Bono died Saturday, May 22, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro.

Formerly of Caraway, she was born at Jonesboro and lived in Bono for 44 years. She was a homemaker, retired cafeteria worker for Westside School and member of the Bono Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, Cheseldene Cooper of the home; one sister, Dorothy Penter of Trumann; one brother, Dwight Harlan of Little Rock; four sons, Douglas Cooper and Marco Cooper, both of Jonesboro, and Troy Cooper and Ronald Cooper, both of Bono; two daughters, Sherry Clark of Jonesboro and Patricia Wood of Bono; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Samuel Harlan and Meda Mae Ragsdale Harlan, two brothers and one grandchild.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Union Grove Cemetery near Jonesboro, with George Hulett officiating.

Pallbearers will be Cam Baldridge, Marvin Parks, Arlen Williams, J.R. Albert, Greg "Percy" Arender and Josh Parks.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Gregg Funeral Home.

Obituary provided by The Jonesboro Sun Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas posted 22 May 2004.

Cheseldene Cooper - Veteran US Navy
February 4, 1926 - May 7, 2017

Bono- Cheseldene Cooper, 91, passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 at NEA Baptist Hospital.

He was born February 4, 1926 in Melbourne to the late Cecil Troy and Snodie Smith Cooper. He served his country proudly in the United States Navy during World War II. He was a shipping manager for Riceland for many years. He enjoyed music, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Bono Church of Christ. He will be remembered as a loving father, brother and grandfather. Mr. Cooper will be fondly remembered by his special family as a loving father, uncle and grandfather figure to everyone who was honored to know him.

He was also preceded in death by his wife, Helen Jean Cooper; a son, Troy Cooper; a grandson and four brothers.

He is survived by his children, Sherry Clark (Larry) and Douglas Cooper (Carolyn) all of Jonesboro, Marco Cooper (Yvonne) of Hardy, Patricia Wood (Carlos) and Ron Cooper (Michelle) all of Bono; a daughter-in-law, Oleta Cooper of Bono; thirteen grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; three sisters; a brother and many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 pm, Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Gregg-Langford Bookout Funeral Home.

A graveside service will be 10:00 am Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Union Grove Cemetery with Paul Craig officiating. Interment will follow with military honors.

Honored to serve as a pallbearer are Brandon Wood, Dathan Cooper, Logan Cooper, Kyle Cook, Rodney Vanhoozer and Wes Minear.

Obituary provided by Gregg-Langford Bookout Funeral Home Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas posted 09 May 2017. © McNabb Family Funeral Homes

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Submitted: 10/2/14 • Approved: 5/9/17 • Last Updated: 5/12/17 • R1043208-G1043208-S3

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