Raymond Ellsworth Cooper, Jr, 61, of Pawleys Island, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital. He was born in Baltimore, MD, the son of the late Raymond E., Sr and Cherry Eva Strickland Cooper.
Mr Cooper was a musician and was passionate about music, having been a member of several bands throughout the years. He loved his family and his friends, and everyone that knew him, loved him.
He is survived by his wife, Luann Phillips Cooper of Pawleys Island, daughters, Sydney Paige Cooper and Lauren Grace Cooper both of Pawleys Island; sisters, Karen Cooper Harter of Myrtle Beach, Susan Cooper Wilkinson of Las Vegas, NV, Carol Cooper of Myrtle Beach and Hope Cooper of Aynor. In addition to his parents, Mr Cooper was preceded in death by three brothers; Robert, Charlie, and Chris Cooper.
A Celebration of Raymond's Life will be held Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Shellcrackers/Dogs Way Inn, Pendergrass Avenue, Murrells Inlet, SC at 4:00 PM. All Family and Friends are welcome to join the celebration. Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com
Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family.
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To the Cooper family,
I wish to express my sincere condolences on the loss of your dear loved one. By the words of others it is obvious that Mr. Cooper was a loving, kind and deeply loved person, that is already missed by those who knew him. Our Heavenly Father is aware of the anguish and sorrow you are experiencing and is here as a source of comfort during this most difficult period (2 Corinthians 1:3,4 & Psalms 55:22). In the days ahead, I hope that the kind expressions of family and friends will be another source of comfort and encouragement. I am truly sorry for your loss.
Submitted by D Brown on Aug 13 2017 02:00:39 PM
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Kathy and Bobby Riley lit a candle on Aug 13 2017 08:59:47 AM
Sending love and prayers of comfort. May the Lord wrap you in His arms. With love, Mary Ann, David, (Little) David, Anna and Caroline Geney
Submitted by Mary Ann and David Geney on Aug 12 2017 08:41:36 AM
Thinking of you all and sending love and prayers. Kelly and Shannon
Submitted by Kelly Crolley on Aug 12 2017 12:35:12 AM
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John and Michelle Beard lit a candle on Aug 11 2017 06:02:08 PM
Ray was always a bright light in the room! Just to look at him made me laugh. We will truly miss him. Prayers for Luann and the family.
Submitted by Michelle Nordstrom- Beard on Aug 11 2017 06:00:07 PM
I am so sorry to hear this. Our prayers are with you
Submitted by Rich Phelan on Aug 11 2017 04:47:24 PM
Our sincere condolences to the family, we will always remember great memories and laughter we shared with you!
Submitted by James&Tracy Thomas on Aug 11 2017 03:12:34 PM
A good man -- husband, father, brother, friend -- gone too soon. If laughter is really the best medicine, then Ray was one of the great doctors of the world -- dispensing it wherever he went. Rest in Peace, Ray, and prayers of comfort for Luann and the girls.
Submitted by Chip Smith on Aug 11 2017 02:54:14 PM
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