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Ronald Cooper

November 18, 1947 ~ February 13, 2018 (age 70)


Ronald “Bo” Cooper, Sr , the son of the late Neverson Cooper, Sr and Julia Grant Cooper was born in Florence, SC on November 18, 1947.  On Tuesday, February 12, 2018 he was called home to be with the Lord.

             He attended the public schools of Florence County and graduated from Wilson HS, class of 1966.  He served in the United States Air Force for 4 years and received an honorable discharge.

Ronald grew up in Bowers Chapel UMC and later returned to Florence and rededicated his life to Christ.

Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and four siblings: Neverson Cooper, Jr, Mattie Lou Johnson, Patricia Ann Cooper and Geraldine Cooper.

Left to cherish his memory are: his children Ronald Cooper, Jr of Bridgeport, CT, Adrian and Safonia Cooper of Phoenix, AZ; Ten grandchildren; Three special children: Tyrone (Maryanne) Dingle and Tammy Dingle of Phoenix, AZ and Tosha (Lewis) Wilson of Bridgeport, CT; Three sisters: Margaret (John) Brown and Daisy Moore of Florence, SC and Dorothy Scott of North, SC; Two brothers: Charles Edward Cooper of Orangeburg, SC and John Charles Cooper of Loris, SC; Two sister in laws: Julia Mae Campbell and Dorothy Lucas Cooper of Florence, SC; Two aunts: Leila Smith and Ella Cooper of Florence, SC; Two special nieces: Sonya (Zeb) Coe of Irmo, SC and Jameika Cooper of Florence, SC; Two special friends: Dave (Wanda) Dantzler of Irmo, SC and Carolyn Green of Florence, SC, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


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