Manuel Cooper

Obituary of Manuel Cooper

Manuel Scott”Scotty” Cooper passed into Heaven on Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Charles George VA Medial Center in Asheville, NC.

 

He was the son of the late Scott Dennis Cooper and Charmie Chester Cooper. He was preceded in death by one sister, June Cooper Stephens and one brother, Michael Dennis Cooper.

 

He is survived by his son Manuel Scott Cooper Jr, his daughter Charmine Denise Cooper, his grandson Anderson “Chase” Cooper, mother of his children Linda Carnes Cooper, and one brother, Jerry Cooper.

 

Scotty began his working career with co-establishing Cooper Trucking Company with his father. During the early years of their business, they volunteered their time and equipment to build Mark Watson Park for the kids of our County. Scotty also served in the US Army in the 24th Infantry Division for NATO Forces in Europe.

 

One of Scotty’s greatest qualities was his willingness to help other people. He went about this without want or need for recognition. He truly was an angel on Earth. His family was everything to him and brought him the most happiness.

 

Visitation will be held on Friday, May 18 at 2:00 pm with funeral services following at 3:00 pm at Appalachian Funeral Home. The Reverend Charles Dean will officiate. Burial will be at Fairview Memorial Gardens.