Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper, 82, Russell Co., KY (1934-2016)

She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove Separate Baptist Church. She was a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late William E. & Rena P. Tucker Hopper and the widow of Arva Cooper. She leaves 12 direct living descendants.
Click on headline for complete obituary with photo(s)

Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper, 82, a resident of Fair Oaks Nursing Home, died Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at the Russell County Hospital, Russell Springs, KY. Funeral service for Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper will be 10amCT, Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Elvis Tucker officiating. Interment will be in the Holt Cemetery. Visitation will be 5pm-8pmCT, Friday, November 18, 2016, and after 10amCT, Saturday, at the funeral home.

Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper, 82, Russell Co., KY (1934-2016)

She was born January 9, 1934 in Russell County, KY. She was the daughter of the late William E. & Rena P. Tucker Hopper. She died Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at the age of 82 years, 10 months, and six days.

She was a homemaker and a member of Pine Grove Separate Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arva Cooper.

Survivors include:
  • Three children: Theresa (Herman) Atchley, Eagleville, TN; Michelle Williams, Terra Haute, IN; Royce Wayne (Kwi) Stephens, Macon, GA

  • Seven grandchildren

  • Two great grandchildren

  • One sister: Olga Tucker, Liberty, KY

  • One brother: Oval Hopper, Dunnville, KY
Send condolences to the family of Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N. Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

This story was posted on 2016-11-17 10:48:38
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper, 82, Russell Co., KY (1934-2016)

2016-11-17 - 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY - Photo from Bernard Funeral Home.

Vontrice Jacqueline Cooper, 82, Russell Co., KY (1934-2016)

Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.