Carl Elmo Cooper

December 28, 1933August 18, 2015

Carl E. Cooper, age 81 of Buckley, passed away on August 18, 2015. He was the loving husband of almost 62 years to Betty Ann. Cherished father of Pam Cooper, Scott Cooper, Craig (Esther) Cooper and Jodi Cooper. Dear grandpa of Randy, Aaron, Krystal, Colin and Kaylee. Great grandpa of Nadia and Grace. Uncle to many nieces and nephews and special uncle to Margaret (Tom) Waclawski. Carl married Betty Ann on Sept. 5, 1953 and they have been long time residents of the area. He proudly served in the U.S. Army from 1955-1962. He loved gospel music, playing his guitar, cars, trucks, tractors and spending time with his family. Visitation will be held on Sunday, August 23, 2015; 1:00pm until the time of service at 2:00pm at Covell Funeral Home in Kingsley. Burial will take place on Monday, August 24, 2015; 3:00pm at Cornell Cemetery in Buckley. Memorial contributions made to the World Vision Org and the Kentucky Blue Mountain College are greatly appreciated. Please share a memory with the family on their online guestbook.


  • Visitation

    Sunday, August 23, 2015

  • Funeral Service

    Sunday, August 23, 2015

  • Burial

    Monday, August 24, 2015


Carl Elmo Cooper

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Robert Zue

August 28, 2015

Carl and Betty are dear friends and I have many good memories over the years. Buckley High School, harvesting potatoes, and the annual alumni banquet flash through my mind. God Bless you Betty! We will see Carl again on the other side in eternity.

August 26, 2015

I am thinking of your families and all the great memories you have.Lots of love to each and everyone of you..

Pat Hollon

Mike Cooper

August 24, 2015

Rest in peace uncle Carl love you mike cooper. Tell my dad hello when you see him in heaven

Monti Kelly

August 23, 2015

I am so sorry about the passing of Uncle Carl. My heart goes out to Aunt Betty and family not only during this time but always. Prayers and hugs to all. Wish I could do more at this time. Love Monti and family

Carolyn Pearson-Mangipudi

August 23, 2015

I am so very sorry for your loss. My memory of Carl was in church, I sat between him and Betty on more than one occasion.....we have lost a wonderful man,but heaven gained an angel. Thoughts and prayers to you all.

Connee McPhall

August 23, 2015

Uncle Carl and I spent alot of time together when we were young. The memories are always with me.

Arleta and Nanda Bagchi

August 21, 2015

So sorry to hear of Uncle Carl's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.

Nanda and Arleta

Kevin Bush

August 21, 2015

We are so sorry to hear of Uncle Carl passing. His impression on us will never leave our minds and hearts. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts are with you Aunt Betty. With love, Kevin and Margaret

August 20, 2015

We are so sorry for the Cooper family :( I remember Carl playing his guitar and singing for the congregation at church. We enjoyed that so much, you knew he was singing to the Lord.God Bless

Krystal Cooper

August 20, 2015

Grandpa, I am going to miss you so much.