Apr. 30, 1949 San Juan San Juan Municipality Puerto Rico, USA
Dec. 31, 2009 Scott County Missouri, USA
Lynn Cooper Hearnes, 60, of St. Louis died Thursday, Dec. 31, 2009, in an auto accident near Benton, Mo.
She was born April 30, 1949, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to the late Gov. Warren Eastman Hearnes and Betty Cooper Hearnes, who survives of Charleston, Mo.
Hearnes was educated in the Charleston and Jefferson City, Mo., public schools. She held degrees from the University of Missouri, a juris doctorate from Hamline University of St. Paul, Minn., and a master of arts from Georgetown University of Washington, D.C. She was an attorney with the Missouri Court of Appeals and worked in the St. Louis City Counselor's office. She was a member of the Missouri and Kansas Bars and a former member of the Missouri Arts Council. She was a member of Ladue Chapel Church.