Jerald (Jerry) Morris Cooper, 80, of Mooresville, North Carolina, passed away on Thursday, January 12, 2023.
Jerry was born on June 9, 1942, in Indianapolis, IN to the late Morris and Ruth Sharpe Cooper. Jerald was a veteran having served in the US Air Force from 1962 - 1967 stationed in Bitburg, Germany. He was retired from IBM after having 30 years in sales. He was a member of Central Lake Norman Golden Boys until June 2022.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Karen Cooper and a brother, Alan Cooper. He is survived by his loving partner, Frances Ciotti; children, Sheri L. Cooper of Columbus, GA, Jeffry A. Cooper (Nola) of Andrews, NC; brother, Donald Cooper (Coleen) of New Braunfels, TX; grandchildren, Ryan Lynn (Fallon), Stacey Lynn, John Cooper (Grayce), Drew Cooper (Jaimie); great grandchildren, Pacen Lynn, Ellie Cooper, Calvin Francis and Colton Lynn.
Titus Funeral Home & Cremation Services is entrusted with the care of the Cooper family. A graveside service will be on Saturday, June 3, 2023 at 11 am at Leesburg Cemetery with military honors by the North Webster American Legion Post 253. To leave a condolence or send flowers, please visit www.TitusFuneralHome.com.