Allan Bruce Cooper
Allan Bruce Cooper, 86 passed away, Wednesday October 18, 2017 at his home surrounded by family.
He was born December 14, 1930 in Lansing, MI a son of the late Ralph and Dora Chew Cooper. He was predeceased by his sister, Audrey Tice.
Allan was a United States Navy Veteran and served his country proudly. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Myrtle Beach since 1962, where he taught Sunday School, served on numerous church boards and committees and was just awarded the honor of “Lifetime Deacon.” Mr. Cooper was an original member of the Coin Club and served as President, he was local and area president for Mobile Meals and after he retired from AVX Electronic Component Manufacturing he traveled on mission trips worldwide and lived in Morocco. He was a loving family man who will be missed by many.
Survivors include his wife, Loreni Klempel Cooper of Myrtle Beach, SC; a daughter, Cathie Cooper Cabot and husband, Bruce of Fayetteville, GA; two sons, Kent Allan Cooper of Myrtle Beach, SC and Mark David Cooper of Myrtle Beach, SC; two sisters, Ceclia Klempel of Everett, WA and Aileen Kangas of Yuma, AZ and four grandchildren, Amanda C. Owens and husband, Brandon, Ted Allan Cabot, Ryan Kent Cooper and Ian Bruce Cabot.
A memorial service will be 2:00 PM Monday October 23, 2017 at First Baptist Church of Myrtle Beach with Rev. Bruce Crawford and Dr. Wayne Brown officiating. The family will greet friends at the church following the service.
The family wishes memorial donations to be made in Allan’s memory to Mobile Meals of Myrtle Beach, PO Box 7421, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572.
An online guestbook is available at www.msfh.net