Doris Cooper

Friday, February 2, 2007

Doris V. Cooper, 71, of Scott City died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Dec. 2, 1935, in Millersville, daughter of Otto and Estelle Howard Thorne.

Cooper retired from Drury Lodge, where she was a housekeeper 14 years.

Survivors include two sons, Kevin Cooper of Decatur, Ill., Steven Thorne of the state of Indiana; two daughters, Linda Walton of Scott City, Cheri Wilson of Cape Girardeau; a brother, Thomas Thorne of Oak Ridge; a sister, Lawanda Chiles of Oak Ridge; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a son and three brothers.

A memorial service will be held today at 2 p.m. at 1712 Big Bend Road.

Announcement courtesy of Ford and Sons Funeral Home.