Mr. Luther Cooley, Sr.

Graveside services for Mr. Luther Cooley, Sr. took place Saturday, May 9, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at New Hope Cemetery in the DeSoto community (Shubuta). Rev. Herbert Walker officiated the service.

Mr. Cooley, 70, of Shubuta, passed away May 5, 2020, at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian. He was born June 21, 1949. He was a retired truck driver and usher at Springhill Baptist Church.

Luther is survived by his wife, Mildred Cooley; sons, Luther (TaShonna) Cooley, Jr. of Hattiesburg, and Marlon (Keonna) Cooley of Carmichael, MS; daughters, Tonya Cooley, and Raquel Cooley of Douglasville, GA; brothers, Lonnie Jasper, Charles (Beverly) Jasper, Robert Jasper Jr., and Edward Jasper of Quitman, MS; sister, Anna Thomas; seven grandchildren; and two great granddaughters; mother, Legirtha Jasper.

He was preceded in death by his father and one son.

Arrangements were entrusted to Turner Funeral Home, Waynesboro.


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