Vicki June Cooper

Vicki June (Young) Cooper, 56 of Paris, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2013 in Fort Smith. She was born on July 21, 1957 in Pratt, Kan., to Kenneth and Ina (Waldeck) Young. She was retired from the Booneville Human Development Center and after retirement worked as a chicken farmer.

She is preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Young; brother, Kenneth Wayne Young; and husband, Roy "Roho" Cooper.

A graveside service was held Thursday, Aug. 8, at McVay Cemetery in Carbon City under the direction of Roller Funeral Home.

She is survived by her mother, Ina Young of Paris; sons, Benjamin Cooper of Paris and DeCoty Cooper of Spiro, Okla.; sister, Debra Gann and husband Charles of Paris; brother, David Young and wife Angela of Fort Smith; six nieces and nephews, nine great-nieces and -nephews and one on the way.

Pallbearers were her nieces and nephews.