Katie Elizabeth Cooper Laird was born July 22,1940, in Bluff Springs, FL to Bertie and Finnis Cooper. She passed away on Saturday, September 30,2023, at the age of 83.
Raised in Mobile, Katie was a loving mom, sister, aunt, Mimi and friend. Her love for God and family was shown in all that she did for others. Her passion for good music, movies and cooking was passed down to all. So many great memories have been made.
Katie was preceeded in death by her parents, Bertie Toller and Finnis Cooper; her brother, Willard Cooper; sister, Ruby Grethen; brother-in-law, Pierre Grethen and niece, Jennifer Parks McGill.
She is survived by three children, Ronny (Iliana) Laird, Stacy Laird and Kimberley Laird Baker; six grandchildren, Miranda (L.T.) Tiet, Daphne Baker, Ashley Laird, Courtney Baker Deakle, Aryn Laird and Justin (Grace) Garity; nine great- grandchildren, Cheyan, Faith, Elizabeth, Thanh, Mia, Jessie, Peyton, Riley and Mason; sister, Linda (Bob) Parks; sister-in-law, Marlene Cooper; along with many nephews and nieces.
A celebration of life service will be held on Thursday, November 16, 2023, at 5PM at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation beginning at 4PM.
Expressions of condolences for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.