Funeral services for Newt Cooper, 87, of Brownwood will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at the Bangs First United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Bangs Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Blaylock Funeral Home of Brownwood.

He died Monday, March 4, 2013, at a local nursing home.