Funeral services will be held at 1pm Thursday at the Lane Funeral Home Austintown Chapel for Nicole Amber Cooper, 26, who left us far before her time on Friday. She was born December 6, 1984 in Akron, the daughter of Gregory Cooper and Brenda Weatherholt, and sister of Matthew Weatherholt, and she resided in this area all of her life. She was a 2002 graduate of Chaney High School and she also attended Youngstown State University. She enjoyed spending time with her brother and friends, listening to music, photography, and watching movies. Nicole was a sweet, loving girl and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. She is survived by her father of Youngstown; her mother, also of Youngstown; a brother, Matthew Weatherholt; grandparents, Robert (Judy) Weatherholt; George Waters and Sally Weatherholt; and Grady Cooper; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins; and many friends. She was preceded in death by a grandmother, Charlotte Dunlap. Friends may call from 11am-1pm Thursday at the funeral home with services immediately following. In lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made at the funeral home to help defray the funeral expenses.