Veterans to Show Support At Local Soldier's Funeral
In an interview with the Ledger Independent, Sgt. Cooper's mother described her son as a "very strong, very friendly" person. "He was a very nice person, to everyone," she said. It was also said in the Ledger that Cooper was living his lifelong dream to serve in the military.
The Flemingsburg VFW has invited anyone who would like to participate in a patriotic showing of support to gather at the Flemingsburg VFW parking lot by 12:00 PM on Sunday. Many veterans from around the country have already expressed their desire to attend. Information about the Flemingsburg VFW support rally can be found at the Patriot Guards website.