Troy Cooper, 68, of Texarkana, Texas, died Friday, Nov. 28, 2012, in a local hospital.

Mr. Cooper was born July 25, 1944, in Queen City, Texas. He was a tailor and member of New Hope Baptist Church.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Valton Troy and Adrianne Cooper of Chicago; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Roy and Dorothy Cooper of Chicago and Londell and Julia Cooper of Minneapolis, Minn.; three sisters and one brother-in-law, Girlene Cooper and Otha and Johnny Cooper of Texarkana and Valma Spigner of Carpentersville, Ill.; and two grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Richardson Hill Funeral Home with Dr. M.F. Brewster officiating. 

Visitation will be 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Published: 12/07/2012