Mr. Lonnie Colay “LC” Cooper, Jr. 91, of Loop Rd., Burlington, died at the Hospice Home of Burlington on July 28, 2008.
Mr. Cooper was born April 11, 1917 in Chatham County to LC Cooper, Sr. and Ida Mann Cooper. He served in the US Navy during World War II, and was retired from Owens Chrysler in Winston-Salem where he worked as a service techincian.
Survivors include his son, Cadle Cooper, of Pittsboro; daughter, Patricia Mitchell, of Pittsboro; brother, Lloyd Cooper and sister, Irene Hackney, both of Pittsboro; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son, Lonnie Manley Cooper, a daughter, Irene Cooper Holt, and a brother, James Cooper.
The funeral service will be conducted by the Rev. Bob Wachs at 11:00 am, Thursday, July 31, 2008 from the graveside at Rock Springs Baptist Church cemetery in Pittsboro.
Friends may visit with the family from 6 – 8 pm on Wednesday at Griffin Funeral Service in Pittsboro, and at other times at the residence of Cadle and Sarah Cooper.
Online condolences may be made at www.griffinfuneral.com, Select Obituaries.
Arrangements are under the care of Griffin Funeral Service of Pittsboro.