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Michael Lee Cope, 71 – Passed March 24, 2021

Michael Lee Cope, 71, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at his home.

He was born on July 6, 1949 in Mountain Grove, Missouri, the son of Lavern and Irene (McCulley) Cope.

Mike was united in marriage to Mina Choates on November 29, 1973. To this marriage were three children, Michael, Michelle and Anthony. He was a loving, caring dad who gave his love and heart to so many.

Mike is survived by his children, Michael Cope, Michelle Rogers and Anthony Cope; several grandchildren; as well as a host of others that he loved and enjoyed. He will be remembered for all he did helping anyone who needed it any time.

Private family graveside services were held Monday, March 29, 2021, at Knapp Family Cemetery near Cabool with Bro. Bob Martin officiating. Interment was in Knapp Family Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at