Melville "Mel" Cooper, 67, of Chiefland died Feb. 2, 2013.
He is survived by his daughter, Shannon (Ken) Ellis of Pompano Beach.
His wife, Sharon Ann Cooper preceded him in death in September 2012.
Burial services were held Feb. 11 at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell.
Arrangements were under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, Chiefland.
Langford-Rogers Memorial Funeral Home
1301 N. Young Blvd.
Chiefland, FL 32626
Published in Chiefland Citizen on Feb. 14, 2013