Robert Quincy ”Bobby” Cooper, 49, Shawnee resident, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.

Robert Quincy ”Bobby” Cooper, 49, Shawnee resident, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019.

Bobby was born March 12, 1969, in Ada, to his parents, Thomas Cooper and Alice Ruth (Snodgrass) Cooper. Bobby passed away at Shawnee Care Center.

Bobby worked for several years at Homeland grocery store in Shawnee. He also worked in the workshop at Faith Seven in Shawnee and TS& H Advertising Specialties in Seminole as a printing technician.

Bobby loved bowling, watching WWE wrestling, leading singing and other duties at his church, the Walnut Street Church of Christ in Seminole, and loved spending time with his family.

Bobby leaves to cherish his memory, his mother Alice Ruth Cooper of Seminole, his two sisters; Nita Sneed and her husband Larry and Lorrie Bailey and her husband Tom, both of Seminole, his aunts and uncles; Donna and Jimmy Newell, Jenean Cooper, Susie Snodgrass and Red Barnes and numerous nieces, nephews, a host of other family members and many friends who will miss him dearly.

Bobby was preceded in death by his father Thomas "Terrapin" Cooper, his sister Sherri Johnson and his brother Thomas Cooper Jr.

A service to celebrate Bobby’s life will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 31, at the Swearingen Funeral Home Chapel in Seminole with Terry Newell officiating. Bobby will be laid to rest at Avoca Cemetery in southern Pottawatomie County with no formal graveside service.

Casket bearers will be Darin Johnson, Landon Glass, Rhiason Glass, Tom Bailey, Matt Bryant and Jake Rudd.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be sent to Faith 7, "Bobby's Fund," P.O. Box 3907, Shawnee, OK 74802.

Services are under the direction of Swearingen Funeral Home in Seminole.

Messages of condolences may be sent to the family online atwww.swearingenfuneral.com.