Mrs. Juanita (Jones) Cooper , age 66, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on August 19, 1947, in Barbourville, Kentucky, the daughter of, Kenneth Ray & Martha (Miles) Jones. She was raised in Barbourville, Kentucky, where she attended school. Juanita was united in marriage on June 8, 1974, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to the late, Robert Jack Cooper & to this union arrived four sons & two daughters to bless their home. Juanita & Robert shared 28 years of marriage together until his death on October 20, 2002. Juanita was employed at US Shoe Factory (9-West) in Vevay, Indiana, retiring after 10 years of service. She was a former employee for Clopay in Cincinnati, Ohio & volunteered at Bethesda Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Juanita resided in the Switzerland County Community, since 1985. Juanita enjoyed taking care & raising her granddaughter, Ashley. Juanita died at 9:00 pm, Friday, January 17, 2014, at the Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Juanita will be missed by her sons: Jason Cooper & his wife: Rodelyn of Florence, KY; Jack Cooper & his wife: Rachel of Florence, KY; Neal Cooper of Mason, OH; Kenneth Cooper of Cincinnati, OH; her daughters: Robin Shover of New Port, KY; Toni Harper of South Lebanon, OH; her mother: Martha (Miles) Jones of Decoursey, KY; her 25-grandchildren & 1-great-grandchild; her sisters: Frances Heinrich of Cincinnati, OH; Candy Green of Union, KY; her several nieces & nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father: Kenneth Ray Jones; her husband: Robert Jack Cooper; her sister: LaVonne “Peanuts” Jones.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, January 23, 2014, at 1:00 pm, by Rev. Ronald Sandidge, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043. Interment will follow in the Brown Cemetery on the Cooper Family Farm, Vevay, Indiana.
Friends may call 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, Thursday, January 23, 2014, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to Vevay American Legion Post #185 Relief Fund or the Vevay VFW Post #5396 Relief Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home.