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James Elijah Cooper (Billy)
Sunrise: November 22, 1921
Sunset: March 4, 2017

It is with profound regret and deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather, husband, brother, uncle, cousin and friend.

James E. Cooper passed away on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at the home of his daughter C. Regina Cooper-Bedell in Pennsauken, New Jersey, U.S.A.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his wife Euphemia Cooper, his children: Agatha Cooper- Lewis, C. Regina Cooper-Bedell, Patience Cooper, Nicholas (Gertrude) Cooper, Earl Cooper, Juanita Cooper-Prince, Clayton (Joyce) Cooper, Christian Cooper, Reginald Cooper, Robert (Catherine) Cooper, Joseph Cooper, Thomas (Candice) Cooper, Edward Cooper, Obediah Cooper, Alice Cooper, his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, his brother William Cooper, his sisters Martina R. Maclean, Patricia Collins, Armena Hines, Cecelia Dennis, Elsie Cooper, Francis Cooper; nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives. Preceding him in death, his two sons Ralph Oswelle Cooper and Benjamin Cooper.


Date: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Viewing: 8AM to 10AM (EST)

Services: 10AM (EST)

Location: Arch Street United Methodist  
55 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 


Lakeview Memorial Park, Route 130 North Cinnaminson Township, New Jersey 08077

Repast: To be announced at and immediately following funeral services


Agatha Cooper- Lewis (856) 278-5288
Regina Cooper-Bedell: (856) 278-3843
Nicholas Cooper: (215) 313-9209         
Clayton Cooper: (612) 669-1989 

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