Bob Wallace Cooper, 94, of Poteau, OK passed away Saturday, October 3, 2015 in Talihina, OK. Bob was born September 2, 1921 in Poteau, OK to Robert Lee & Rosa Lou (Griffith) Cooper. He owned and operated the Sears store in Poteau. Bob was a veteran of the US Army. He was a member of the Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Ma Gammons; his parents; wife, Mary Belle Cooper; sister, Sue Cooper Snow; brothers, Eugene and George Earl Cooper.
Survivors include his daughter & son in law, Barbara & Jimmy McGee of Broken Arrow, OK; second daughter, Ronda Kay Cooper of Dallas, TX; grandson, Michael & wife, Agnes McGee; great grandchildren, Michael Jr. & Mia Rose McGee; sister, Leslie Inez Lusk of Tulsa, OK; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Cook officiating. Interment will follow at the Vaughn Cemetery, Gilmore, OK. Pallbearers will be Michael McGee, Steve Lusk, Eddie Cooper Jr., Aaron Cooper, Mike Cooper, Joe Paul Cooper & Rob Gonzales.
The family will be at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.