Phyllis Cooper (77) of Flora


Published on May 25 2012 9:06 am

Phyllis Cooper, 77, of Flora, Illinois died at 12:42 a.m. Friday, May 25, 2012 at Good Samaritan RHC, Mount Vernon.

Graveside services will be held Sunday, May 27 at 3 p.m. at Orchard Hill Cemetery, Louisville. Burial will be in Orchard Hill Cemetery, Louisville. Memorials may be made to Clay County Relay for Life or the donor's choice. Online condolences may be left at

Phyllis was born August 27, 1934 in Louisville, the daughter of Alfred Hayes and Lola (Moore) Hayes-Welty. She married Joseph H. Cooper April 14, 1953 in Louisville. She was a homemaker and a member of Eagles of Flora and Orchardville Community Church.

Survivors include her son, Lee Cooper (fiance' Donna Goldman) of Flora; daughters, Chris Dial (Tom Hardy) of Louisville, Pam (husband Danny) Lewis of Louisville, Vicki (husband Roy) Feldhake of Louisville and Toni (husband Alan) Linder of Kinmundy; 13 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents.