|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1849|
|Death: ||Aug. 3, 1915|
Mrs. Rowena Lair Cooper, wife of John P. Cooper died at 11:30 o;clock last night at the family home one mile west of Blue Grass, Iowa.
The deceased was born in Wabash, Indiana, December 19, 1849 a daughter of Jacob C and Elizabeth Craig Laire. She was a prominent member of the Blue Grass Church. and was generally held in high esteem. In addition to her husband four sons and five daughters, she leaves 20 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one brother survive. The brother is Benn Lair of Pittsburgh, Kansas. The children of the immediate family are Agnes Cooper, Fairmont, South Dakota; Mrs. Nellie Bohnsack, Stockton, Iowa, Mrs Rose Pahl, Blue Grass, Iowa; Virgil Cooper and Mrs. A. E. Stigers of Davenport, Iowa; Mrs. Vioet Eil of Montpelier, Iowa; Perry, Charles and Eldon Cooper of Blue Grass, Iowa.
John Perry Cooper (1845 - 1919)
Arabelle Cooper Bohnsack (1868 - 1941)*
Rosa Mae Cooper Pahl (1871 - 1924)*
Virgil Arlincton Cooper (1875 - 1953)*
Mamie M Cooper Stigers (1877 - 1941)*
Viola S Cooper Eis (1880 - 1941)*
Eldon Alali Cooper (1893 - 1916)*
Blue Grass Cemetery
Created by: LouiseD
Record added: Sep 28, 2006
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