MANNING - Laura Gibbons Cooper, 68, widow of S.B. "Earl" Cooper, died on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020.

She was a daughter of the late Willie T. Gibbons and Leola Miller Brown.

Funeral services for Mrs. Cooper will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Howard Chapel AME Church, New Zion, with the Rev. Robert Galloway, pastor, presiding, the Rev. Jerome McCray officiating and Minister Eddie Talley and Minister Patricia Talley assisting. Burial will follow in the churchyard cemetery.

The family is receiving friends at the home of her brother, Eddie Brown, 137 W. Huggins St., Manning.

These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.