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Funeral set for Malvern storm victim
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Funeral set for Malvern storm victim


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – The public is invited to attend a candlelight memorial for the man who died protecting his daughter during last week's storms.

Jonathan Cooper, 28, died Oct. 2 when a tree fell on his home during severe weather. Authorities say he was protecting his 15-month-old daughter when the tree fell.

His family tells THV 11 a candlelight memorial will be at 6:45 p.m. where the tree fell at the corner of Overman and Moore Streets in Malvern.

The funeral will be Sat. Oct. 11 at Bethel Church.

A trust fund has been set up for Cooper's daughter. You can donate money to the Jonathan Cooper Memorial Fund at any U.S. Bank location.


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