Peterson Funeral Chapel

            C M. Cooney, 80, of Aurora passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 in Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

            He was born to Alvin and Carrie Hendrix Cooney Sr. on April 16, 1938 in Marianna, AR.  He was a retired mechanic and a U.S. Army Veteran.

            Survivors include one daughter, Carrie Cooney of Aurora; three brothers, Alvin Cooney and Leon Cooney both of Aurora and Stanley Cooney of Jerusalem, AR.; and two grandchildren, Chris and Faith Cooney.

            He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Nancy; one son, Chris; three brothers, Albert, Curtis and Gene Cooney; and on sister, Effie Gibbs.

            Funeral services will be held Friday, December 21 at 12:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow in Maple Park Cemetery with full military honors.

            Visitation will be held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. in the funeral home.