Otho Ruben "Butch" Cooper age 85, of LaBelle, Florida passed away after a brief illness in Lehigh Acres, Florida.
Butch was born on September 22, 1937, in Mauriceville, Texas to the late C. H. and the late Lois Edward Cooper. He served his country proudly in the United States Army for three years. He was a self-employed landscaper and sod installer for many years before he retired. He married Evelyn Howard Cooper, and she survives him. Butch was a loving, caring and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend who will be dearly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.
Butch leaves fond memories with his loving wife; Evelyn Howard Cooper of LaBelle, Florida, his children; Wendy Anderson and her husband Scott of Alva, Florida, Sherry Ringler and her husband Brent of LaBelle, Florida, Richard Cooper and his wife Pam also of LaBelle, along with nine loving grandchildren and seventeen adorable great grandchildren, Butch also leaves memories with his brother; Clyde Leroy Cooper and his wife Verna of Brodess, Texas, along with two sisters; Jerry Landrum of Tyler, Texas and Jody Slaydon also of Tyler, Texas.
Celebration of Butch's life will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 25, 2023 at Caloosa Baptist Church in LaBelle.
Cremation arrangements are being handled by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - LaBelle.