Hugh Cooper, Jr, 75, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died peacefully in his home on the night of June 26, 2012. He is survived by his wife Cynthia; his son, Hugh Cooper III (Vicky); his daughter, Dawn Shein (Gary); and brother, Charles Robert Cooper. He is also survived by grandchildren: Zachary and Abby, and Mason and Marlee; and his companion, Spanky, a beautiful sheltie. Hugh was retired from Norfolk Southern after 34 years of faithful service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to McKendree UMC Missions, 1570 Lawrenceville Suwanee Rd, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30043 or Gwinnett Animal Shelter, 884 Winder Hwy., Lawrenceville, Ga. 30043. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at McKendree United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Amy Morgan officiating. Family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Friday, June 29, 2012 at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA. 30046, 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at