Mrs. Faris Cooper Wyatt, age 89 of Winnfield, passed away December 20, 2020, at Autunn Leaves Nursing Home.
Mrs. Wyatt, a native of Jackson Parish, grew up in the Quitman area. She was an accountant and graduated from Northwestern State University with a degree in accounting. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Winnfield where she served as the financial secretary for many years. She operated a couple of businesses in Winnfield and was a member of Palestine Chapter No. 55 O.E.S.
Mrs. Wyatt was preceded in death by her parents, children Lisa Meyers and Mark Meyers, husband Marvin Wyatt, brothers Elton Cooper and James Cooper and her sisters Gloria Pizanie and Marie Ford.
She leaves to cherish her memory her Grandsons Andy Stevenson, Mark Meyers, Jr., Chris Stevenson; great grandchildren Austin, Lisa, Makayla, Eli, Makenzie, Pyron, Nelly, Kali and Alana. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 26, at the First United Methodist Church in Winnfield, LA with Rev. Dick DeBusk officiating. Interment will follow in the Antioch Cemetery in Quitman under the direction of Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield.
Friends may visit at the family at the church from 11:00 a.m. until time of services on Saturday.
Pallbearers will be Austin Stevenson, Chris Stevenson, Andy Stevenson, Mark Meyers Jr., Eli Stevenson, and Jacob Parker. Honorary pallbearers will be Shane Howard, Layton Sepulvado and Pyron Meyers.