Lanny "Skip" Cooper son of Olive and Dick Cooper passed away on June 18, 2012. Born May 28, 1941 in Sacramento, Ca. he moved to Jackson Ca. in 1942. Skip attended grade school in Jackson before moving to Taft, Ca. where he graduated from Taft Union High School. He met his wife Judi in 1949 and was married in Hawaii in 1963. In Taft, he owned Skips T.V. and Appliance store and the Jug and Rose Liquor store. Skip retired to Arroyo Grande, Ca. in 1986 where he live out a happy and loving life. He is survived by his wife Judi and 2 sons Bret and Ross and his 3 granddaughters.