Murline Mary Cooper

April 9, 1931 ~ June 29, 2018 (age 87)


Murline Cooper, age 87, of Benton; passed away at 4:29 a.m. Friday, June 29, 2018 at the Helia Healthcare Center of Benton.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon Monday, July 2, 2018 at the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton, with Rev. Oney Cooper officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery of Benton. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday evening at the Leffler Funeral Home.
Murline was born on April 9, 1931, in Benton, IL, the daughter of Jack Cooper and Georgina (Stanley) Cooper.

Murline enjoyed people and especially enjoyed spending time and visiting with family. She loved Country-Western Music and would often visit the Grand Ole Opry.

She formerly attended the Fires of Revival Chapel in Benton.

Murline was one of fourteen siblings, including: Alford, Daisy, Ceily, Ollie Mae, Oney, Arkie, Annie, Ollie, Eddie, Fred, Rhoadell, Glen, and Maggie. Therefore, she is survived by fifty-three nieces and nephews and their families.

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Service Information

5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday, July 1, 2018
Leffler Funeral Home
401 East Main Street
Benton, Illinois 62812

12:00 Noon Monday, July 2, 2018
Leffler Funeral Home
401 East Main Street
Benton, Illinois 62812

Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery
12740 Oddfellow Lane
Benton, Illinois 62812

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