Stephen Ray Cooper, 48, passed away February 10, 2019. A native of Greenville County, South Carolina, he was the beloved son of the late Troy Bee and Mamie Bailey Cooper.
Surviving are his daughter, Amanda Cooper of Duncan; two sisters, Wanda Cooper Ferguson of Greer, and Joyce Cooper Cozzi of Greer; three nieces; four grandchildren; and long-time companion, Ed Petrics. He was predeceased by a brother, Marvin Timothy Cooper.
Stephen was a boating and fishing enthusiast, and loved singing karaoke. He currently worked part-time for Barnyard Utility Buildings.
A private gathering for friends and family will be held on February 24, 2019 at the home of Wanda Cooper Ferguson from noon to 3 p.m. (drop-in). In honor of Stephen, we encourage attendees to wear his favorite color, purple.
In lieu of flowers or donations, Stephen would have loved to see everybody live life to the fullest, and enjoy each day with no regrets.
Online condolences may be made at www.cremationsocietyofsc.com.