Josh Cooper


Josh Cooper, 35, of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2021.
He was a 2004 graduate of Bradley Central High School. In high school, he was a member of the wrestling team and also played football. After high school, he went to Western State University, in Gunnison, Colorado, where he wrestled as well. He moved to Alaska and became a river raft guide.
He attended Mount Olive Church of God.

He is survived by his parents, Danny and Debra Cooper; his daughter, Avery Shadle; his grandmothers: Virginia Shelton and Elizabeth Cooper; along with several aunts, uncles and cousins.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held Thursday, April 22, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, North Ocoee Street Chapel, with Pastor Gary Sears officiating.
The interment will follow at Mount Olive Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday, from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Due to current COVID-19 regulations, we will be following the state’s COVID guidelines. Guests and family members attending visitations and services should bring and wear a mask.
You can view the service by going to and viewing Josh’s memorial page and click in the link below.


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