Obituaries for Thurs., May 30, 2013

Published 12:00 am Thursday, May 30, 2013


Ruby Louise Davis Cooper, born April 3, 1950, moved into her heavenly mansion on May 27, 2013.

She was preceded to heaven by parents, Fairal and Ruby Jane Ward Davis; a brother, Robert Earl Davis; a sister, Nettie Wease Davis Cooley; sister-in-law, Sheron Davis; and a niece, Kay Bush.

Funeral services were held on Wed., May 29, from New Home Congregational Church with the Rev. Dwight Underwood officiating and interment following in the church cemetery.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Glenn Cooper, and her daughters, Chrystal Cooper Burgans and Laken Kaye Bush. She was “second mama” to Angie Bush Hutto, Jennifer Bush McDonald and her special niece, Kim Davis Savage; her two brothers and three sisters, L.K. Davis, Tommy (Alice) Davis, Rachel (Willie) Watson, Jimmie Lee (Jr.) Wilkerson, Eloise (Joe) Smith; and a sister-in-law, Carolyn Davis, all of Andalusia; 28 beloved nieces and nephews; 33 great-nieces and great-nephews, and five great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews, all of whom she knew and loved.

Pallbearers were Jared Watson, Kerry Davis, Tinker Watson, David Cooper and Tim Weaver.

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