Billy Charles Cooper II, 45, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, in Fort Worth.
A memorial service is 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, at Central Christian Church in Weatherford.
Billy, or Bubba as he was affectionately called, was born May 13, 1968, in Grapevine. Bubba met and married his bride of almost 17 years, Christina, in Fort Worth. Together they had two sons, John Paul and Danyel Charles.
Bubba worked for Goodyear as a mechanic for many years before retiring. Bubba was a NASCAR fan and a fan of cars in general. Although sometimes a jokester, family was most important to Bubba.
Bubba leaves behind his bride, Christina Cooper; their sons, John Paul and Danyel Cooper; parents, John and Jeanette Ziino; sister, Tammy Howell; brother, Timothy Diamond; nephews, Joshua Morris and wife, Krysta, Christopher Morris and Hunter Howell; niece, Caitlynn Howell; and great-nephews, Jadyn and Jaxon Morris.
Bubba was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Chris Howell; and his niece, Misty Morris.
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel