FARMERSVILLE Mr. Anthony Dale Cooper of Farmersville, Texas, passed away Saturday morning, Feb. 10, 2018, at his residence.
He was born April 10, 1954, in Colusa, Calif., the son of Douglas and Betty Calloway Cooper. He married Deborah Hinton June 23, 1972, at the First Baptist Church in Farmersville. Anthony was an administrator at the Hinton Nursing Home in Farmersville and was a member of the Highland Terrace Baptist Church in Greenville, Texas. Anthony was a lifelong resident of Farmersville. He especially enjoyed his family and made many countless memories. His friends were an important part of his life also.
He is survived by his wife, Debbie Cooper of Farmersville; his children, Tim Cooper and wife Kristin and Anthony Paul Cooper and wife Jill, all of Farmersville; and his grandchildren, Hailey Cooper, Shayna Cooper, Sydnee Cooper, Cheyenne Cooper, Carson Cooper and Camden Cooper, all of Farmersville.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, at the First Baptist Church in Farmersville with Dr. Bart Barber and Rev. Tracy Odneal officiating. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, at the Hurst's Fielder Baker Funeral Home in Farmersville.
In lieu of flowers the family request contributions be made to the Carcinoid Tumor Foundation and/or St. Jude Children's Hospital and denote memorial for Anthony Cooper.
The family would like to thank each of you for your prayers during this difficult time and illness.
Hurst's Fielder Baker Inc. Farmersville in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 12, 2018