Hubert Keith Cops
Services for Hubert Keith Cops were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Crossway Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Bill Leveridge. Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of DeArman Funeral Home.
Born April 27, 1932 at home in Davis, to Arthur Francis (Buck) and Rhetta (Hicks) Cops, he was called home to be with his Heavenly Father on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019 with his two daughters and son-in-law by his side at the age of 87 years, 6 months and 2 days.
Hubert grew up in Davis and graduated from Davis High School in 1950. He later joined the U. S. Navy and served his country for four years during the Korean War.
On December 26, 1953, he married Betty Sue Webb in the home of her parents, Thurman and Nettie Webb of Sulphur.
In early 1958, Hubert and Betty Sue and their two daughters moved to Dallas, Texas. On April 16, 1958 Hubert joined the Dallas Fire Department where he served for 25 years, retiring on January 27, 1983 He and Betty Sue moved from Dallas back to Sulphur in October 1982. He was a Mason for 52 years, serving in the Masonic Lodge in Sulphur as a Master Mason.
He was also an active member of Crossway Baptist Church in Sulphur, where he served as a deacon. He loved fishing, camping, wood working and most of all spending time with his family.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Sue Cops; a son, Thurman Keith Cops; his parents, Arthur and Rhetta Cops; brothers, George, Keese, Dean, G.L , and sister, Frances.
He is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Katheryn Jean Anne Barnes and Allen, of Carrollton, TX and Susan Marlese Featherston and James, of Sulphur; four grandchildren, Jonathan Featherston and wife Jenny, of Castle Rock, CO, Kathryn and husband Greg Fondren, of Carrollton, TX, Katrina and husband Kendrick Dunn-Ford, of Grand Prairie, TX, and Ashton Barnes, of Carrollton, TX; seven great grandchildren, Averianna, Cademon, Graham, Lilian, James, Vanessa, & Vivian; two brothers, Clifford Cops, of Oklahoma City, and Palmer (Mickey) Cops, of Davis; sister-in-law, Betty Chloe Cops, of Dallas, TX and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pallbearers were Eugene Cops, Jr., Drew McDonald, Kris Brinson, Fred Flowers, Bryan McDonald,Allen Frazier,Tommy Cops, andAlvin Cops. Honorary bearers were John Clark, Ed Morton, De Lannom, Gene Neal, Joe Brady, Ed Best, Butch Hill and Leland Kilgore.
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