Dateline: January 31, 2002
services for James A. "Jim" Cooper, Jr., were held Tuesday at
1:00 p.m. at Rector Funeral Home Chapel in Amarillo with Jay Riley,
officiating. Interment was
held in Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon at 3:30 p.m. Arrangements are by
Rector Funeral Home in Amarillo.
Cooper died Sunday, January 27, 2002, in Amarillo. He was born May 21, 1939 in Greenville, South Carolina.
He lived in Amarillo for 33 years.
He was the owner of Amarillo Spring and Axle for eight years and
then worked for Panhandle Trailways as a dispatcher.
He then owned Blue Ribbon Tours for three years before retiring in
1995. He married Bonnie Riley
Brown in 1971 at Clovis, NM. He was a 32nd Mason at Palo Duro #1239 as well as a Shriner.
He was a member of Temple Baptist Church.
include his wife of the home; two daughters, Kandy Caffee of Amarillo and
Sue Beth Boyd of California; three sons, Victor Brown of Amarillo, Jimmy
Meeks, and Roger Meeks of Washington state; three sisters, Elaine Schram
of California, Carolyn Gasner of Pennsylvania, and Joyce Locke of
Wisconsin; ten grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
may be made to BSA Hospice.
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