Cooper was born at the Women’s Hospital in Tupelo, Miss. to Zach and Katelyn LaRue. from New Albany, Miss. His grandparents are Scotty and Rheta Boyd, of New Albany, Miss. and Forrest and Betsy LaRue, of Joliet, Miss.
Cooper’s great-grandparents include Brenda Boyd, Jim and Trish Hall, all of New Albany, Miss., along with Elwood and Beverly LaRue, of Laddonia, Mo.