Jackie Dale Cooper, 71, of Okemah, Oklahoma, was welcomed into his heavenly father’s arms on March 6, 2016. He was born to Inez and Ules Cooper on January 9, 1945 in Prague, Oklahoma. In Okemah, Oklahoma on September 7, 1963, he wed the love of his life Betty Morgan from Wetumka, Oklahoma. Jackie enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching sports, doing anything mechanical and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Jackie is preceded in death by his mother, father, and two sisters Louise Largent and Doris Cooper. Survivors include his wife Betty, one daughter Sheila Allen and spouse John, and three sons: Gary Cooper and spouse Amy, Robert Cooper, and Joe Cooper and spouse Amber. He was also surrounded by love from his brothers Edward, Dewayne and Darrell Cooper and many grandchildren, as well as, an extended host of other family and friends. Per Jackie’s request, the family will be honoring him with a private gathering.