Dwight Fredrick Cope, 42, and son Dagan Levi Cope, 15, both of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, died Wednesday of apparent drowning in the Laurel Fork Falls at Hampton. Dwight and Dagan were both natives of Middletown, Ohio, and had lived in Louisiana for a few years.
Dwight was employed as an Off Shore Superindent with Omega Natchiq, Inc. Dagan would have been a sophomore at the Cecilia High School and was very active in the Boys Scout.
The bodies will be cremated. Memorial Services will be conducted in Louisia, Kentucky, and Ohio.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is assisting the Cope family.