Vincent Lawrence “Larry” Cooper

Published 9:13 am Saturday, July 14, 2018

Vincent Lawrence “Larry” Cooper, 74, of Plymouth, died, Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Tyrrell County, Nov. 24, 1943, he was the son of the late Kenneth Lester and Kathryn Mae Rhodes Cooper. He was married to the former Thadine Hopkins who survives. He was a member of Alligood Church of God. He spent over 35 years working in maintenance and as a millwright for Weyerhaeuser.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, July 15, at Alligood Church of God, 1891 Mill Hole Road, Washington. Pastor Gary Bateman and Pastor Phillip Jethro will officiate. Burial will follow in the family plot in Hillside Cemetery.

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In addition to his wife, surviving are two sons, Vincent Cooper, Jr. and wife April of Robersonville; Matthew Cooper and wife, Carley of Pinetown; three daughters, Melanie Wright and husband, Robert of Winterville and Stephanie C. Johnston and husband, Stacey of Plymouth; fourteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother Don Cooper.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Church of God Children’s Home, 3485 Orphanage Circle, Concord, NC 278027 or the Pinetown Volunteer Fire Department, 7262 Boyd Rd., Pinetown, NC 27865.