Walter Jerome Cooper
Walter Jerome Cooper
  • June 3, 1934 - December 27, 2017
  • Charlotte, North Carolina

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Army War Veteran

Walter Jerome Cooper, 83, was born June 3, 1934 to Etta Phillips Cooper and George Red Cooper. Walter Cooper served his county honorably. He was in the tank division in the U.S. Army. He was a mechanic and you could always find him under the hood of a car.

He was a NASCAR fan and he never missed a race on television. Walter Cooper passed away December 27, 2017 at his home peacefully, in his sleep. He is survived by his daughter Teresa Cooper Harris and her husband Richard Harris of Stanley, N.C., two grandchildren, Kevin Harris and his wife Mandi of Newton-Conover, N.C., Kimberly Follis and her husband Steven of Charlotte, N.C., one brother Sandy Cooper and wife Janice of Mount Holly, N.C.

Arrangements are a private funeral and burial.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Walter's name to Cooks Memorial Presbyterian Church, 3413 Mt. Holly - Huntersville Road, Charlotte, N.C. 28216

The staff of Carothers Funeral Home in Stanley is honored to serve the Cooper family during this difficult time.