- Ada, Oklahoma


March 31, 2014

Ollie ‘Cricket’ Cooper

Ada —

   Services for Ollie “Cricket” Cooper, 95, of Ada are at 1 p.m. Monday at the Criswell Funeral Home Chapel. Dr. Rusty Fuller and the Rev. Tim Emmons will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.

   Mrs. Cooper died Thursday, March 27, 2014, at a local hospital. 

   She was born Sept. 27, 1918, near Tupelo in Coal County to Benjamin and Sarah “Sally” Swaffer Horton. She attended Owl Creek school.

   She married Floyd Cooper on March 5, 1940. He preceded her in death on March 21, 2002. 

   Mrs. Cooper was a homemaker and a longtime member of Trinity Baptist Church.

   Survivors include two sons, Gary Cooper and his wife, Jenny, of Ada, and Doyle Cooper and his wife, Carolyn, of Prague; her grandchildren, Jim Cooper and wife, April, of Ringling, Deborah and husband, Tommy Honeycutt, of Fort Gibson, Brian Cooper and Shonda Cooper of Ada; her great-grandchildren, Caty and husband, Matt Thomas, Kimberlin, Cara Lin and John Honeycutt, Codey, Erin, and Zane Cooper and Dylan and Beau Sparks.

   She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three brothers; and seven sisters.

   Bearers will be Brian Cooper, Zane Cooper, Codey Cooper, Jim Cooper, Tommy Honeycutt, Matt Thomas, John Honeycutt, Dylan Sparks and Beau Sparks.

   Obituaries may be viewed and online condolences sent to

   Criswell Funeral Home, Ada

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