Memorial services will be conducted for Michael Compton Cope, 72 of Marshall, Tx on Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm at the Little Chapel by The Lake at Colonial Gardens Cemetery. Mr. Cope entered into rest on Saturday, June 23, 2018 near Natchitoches, La as the result of a tragic truck accident. Michael was born in Bethesdaa, Md. and attended school at DePaul University, Kent State, and Ohio Northern University. He was very gifted and kind, he had a photographic memory and a very appealing demeanor.
Michael was a cable engineer, an accomplished guitarist, and mechanic who loved his truck “Blue”.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Virginia and Robert Randle Cope, Sr.; and his wife Jan Cope. He is survived by his sister, Catherine Cope Fryer and husband, Eddy; one brother, Robert Randle Cope and wife Donna; neices, Danielle Cunningham and husband Travis, Candice Stover and husband Chris; nephews, Justin Travis Fryer and wife Sadie, Jeremy Cope and wife Lisa, and Jonathan Cope; ten grand nieces and nephews and a host of friends.