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Cecelia J. Cooper

October 26, 1946 — January 31, 2023

Mrs. Cecelia J. Cooper, age 76, of Hazel, Kentucky, passed away on Tuesday, January 31, 2023, at Mercy Health Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.

Mrs. Cooper was born in Graves Co., Kentucky on October 26, 1946, to the late Orbin and Frances Hester Thomas. Mrs. Cooper retired from the custodial department at Murray State University and was a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Cooper was preceded in death by her husband, Ted Cooper; grandson, William "Will" Morton Robertson; and by a son-in-law, Anthony Robertson.

Mrs. Cooper is survived by her daughter, Lisa Cooper Robertson of Hazel, Kentucky.

The funeral service for Mrs. Cooper will be held on Monday, February 6, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and Cremation Services. Rev. Van Russell and Rev. Richard Burkeen will officiate, with burial to follow in Cooper Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 5, 2023, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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Sunday, February 5, 2023

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