Jerry Clay Cooper, 73, Versailles, widower of Vivian Cooper, died Monday, April 24, 2017. Born Nov. 22, 1943, in Jessamine County, he was the son of the late Stella Lee Hall and Elmer D. Cooper. He was a mechanic for Sunbelt Rentals. Survivors include a daughter, Amy (Chris) Rousch, Florida; three sons, Jerry Cooper Jr., Versailles, Charles (Tina) Cooper, Versailles, and Bryan Cooper, Florida; a stepdaughter, Belinda Wasson Singleton, Lexington; nine grandchildren, Adam Cooper, Kyle Cooper, Breanna Cooper, Brittany Cooper, Blake Cooper, Candice Cooper, Brandon Cooper, Brook-lynn Cooper and Dustin Meyer; three step-grandchildren, Caleb, Michael and Harlee Wasson; four great-grandchildren; four sisters, Linda Sue Combs, Lexington, Brenda Darlene Tupts, Frankfort, Virginia Gail Miller, Versailles, and Pamela Rose Cooper, Lexington; and two brothers, Stephen Lee Cooper, Versailles, and Elmer Dee Cooper Jr., Lexington. A stepson, Woodie Keith Wasson; three sisters, Alice Irene Soard-Wooldrige, Elsie Jean Shields, and Norma Dean Shields; and a brother, Jackie Olson Cooper, are deceased. A graveside service will be conducted at noon Friday, April 28, at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, April 27, at Clark Funeral Home, Rose Hill. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of the Bluegrass and the Woodford Humane Society.