James “Rabbit” L. Cooper, 76
By Halei Lamb | April 16, 2020 2:20 pm
Last Updated: April 16, 2020 at 2:21 pm
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mr. James “Rabbit” L. Cooper, 76 of Kite, on Monday, April 6, 2020 at Select Specialty in Augusta.
Private graveside services will be conducted at Kite City Cemetery in Kite with Rev. Lamar Kersey and Rev. Burton Dixon officiating.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Lee, Sonny Norris, Forrest Lee Davis, Alton Hooks, Billy Taylor, Jason Lee, Johnny Conley, Grady Riner, and Franklin Davis, III.
Born in Kite in 1943, he was the son of J.C. and Edna Mae Shepard Cooper. He enjoyed visiting people and riding with his dog, Snowball, who he loved very much. Cooper retired from truck driving after 36 years. He attended Kite Church of God. He was preceded in death by his wife of more than 40 years, Emmer Lee Kight Cooper; a daughter, Susie Hood; a son, Jerry Williams; and a sister, Johnnie Mae Cooper Taylor.
Survivors include sister Carolyn Jean Flanders of Dellwood and brothers Jacky Cooper and Jerry Cooper, both of Kite.
Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements.