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Charles Howard Cooper age 72 of Newport, TN. formally of Wears Valley passed away on April 27, 2010 at Parkwest Medical Center in Knoxville, TN.
Howard was a beloved father, fisherman and friend. He lived his life to make a friend and tell a story. Howard was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Ann, 3 brothers Max, Delmar and James Cooper. He is survived by daughters, and sons-in-law, Lessia and Danny Fagg, Hollie and Todd Withey and one son, Dan Cooper, 3 sisters, Merle Darnell, Dorothy Hatcher and Alden Douglas, one brother, Rex cooper, 4 grandchildren, Matt cooper, Adam and David Rose, Ashton and Amelia Withey, several nieces, nephews and more friends than can ever be known.
A graveside service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 2010 in Mattox Cemetery with Rev. Richard Chastiane officiating.
The family will receive friends 5:00-7:00 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2010 at Rawlings Funeral Home in Sevierville.
The family requests in lieu of flowers that donations be made to assist with the services, Contact Rawlings Funeral Home at 453-5556