Larry, age 82 passed away December 19, 2021 at his residence in Bullhead City, Arizona. He was born June 10, 1939 in Shady Spring, West Virginia to parents: Robert Larry Cooper and Margarette Lee Griffith. Larry was preceded in death by both parents: Stephanie Jacobs (Daughter); Larry L. Copper II (Son); Wandel Cooper (Brother); and Norma (Cooper) Burrows (Sister).
Larry graduated high school in West Virginia in 1956. He got married and enlisted in the United States Navy in February of 1957. He went on to become a Steeplejack and worked in the construction industry. His hobbies also included guns and wood working. He became a professional woodworker and received well over 100 awards for his wood work. He belonged to Inland Wood Turners in California and North Coast Ohio Woodturners. He joined the organization in the mid 1980’s and was a member until he passed. He also used his talents in wood working to Volunteer by crafting crutches in 2010 and sent them to Africa. Being an avid gun lover as well, he was a member of the Tiger Gun Club in Massillon, Ohio and the Sportsman Gun Club in Canton, Ohio thought-out the 1980’s and 1990’s.
Larry is survived by; Cheryl (Cooper) McKenna (Daughter), and Kevin Cooper (Son) both from Canton, OH. His Grandchildren; Zachary Young, Corey Finnegin, Cameron Finnegin, Tyler Jacobs, Mackenzie Jacobs, His Great Grandchildren; Chase Finnegin, Cian Finnegin, Dario Finnegin, Ava Finnegin, and Tytus Jacobs. and Fur Babies; Jodi, Lucy, Freddy and Chloe.
Arrangements and care provided by Arizona Affordable Funeral Home.