Sharon Shaw Cooper
Sharon Shaw Cooper, 70, of Shady Point died Friday, March 7, 2014, in Fort Smith, Ark. Sharon was born Sept. 24, 1943, in Poteau to Roscoe and Alburvia Shaw. She graduated from Poteau High School, attended Carl Albert State College, a computer tech school in Spiro and worked many years at Safeway stores in McAlester and Fort Smith. Sharon was a member of the Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Roscoe Jr.; sisters, Mary Katherine McClain, Jane Weiler; and brother, Lewis Shaw.Sharon is survived by her husband, Bob “B.T.” Cooper of the home; sons, Bobby T. Cooper and wife Vanessa of Clearfield, Ky., Todd Cooper and wife Ginger of Shady Point, Dustin and wife Mollie Cooper of Ozark, Ark; daughter, Shari Cooper of Thousand Oaks, Calif.; eight grandchildren, Brittani Cooper, Brandi Cooper Barton and husband Chris of Stigler, Jensen Cooper, Jake Cooper, Bindi Cooper, Troy Cooper, Wyatt Cooper, Robert Cooper; great-granddaughter, Sophie Barton; three sisters, Ann Evans, Judy Jackson and husband Bill, Beth Wilson and husband Bill; two brothers, George Shaw and wife Coline, David Shaw and wife Mary; two sisters-in-law, Jean and Rose Shaw, Shirley Cooper and Susie McConnell. Many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.Services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 10, at Evans and MIller Funeral Home Chapel of Memories Poteau with Don Cherry, Dennis Smith, and the Rev. David Shaw officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be Troy Cooper, Wyatt Cooper, Robert Cooper, Jenson Cooper and Jake Cooper.In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Southern Christian Home for Children, PO Box 649, Morrilton, Ark.