Rosetta Mae Tye Cooper of Keswick Road, 93 years and four days of age, went to be with the Lord on March 26, 2017. She was born on March 22, 1924 in Williamsburg, Kentucky to the late Marshall "Monk" Tye and Effie Rose Tye. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter Cooper; a son, Kenneth Ray Cooper; and three sisters, Lena Spann, Ruby Hatfield and Alice Hurst. Rosetta was a member of Boston Baptist Church since 1962.
She is survived by her eight children, Gary (Crystal) Cooper of Williamsburg, Barbara Gail Lay of Newcomb, Sherry (James) Cox of Brunswick, Maine, Wanda (Jim) Capps of Keswick, Pam (Jeff) Siler of Saxton, Roger Cooper of Keswick, Russell Cooper of Keswick, and Ellen (Lewis) Davis of Saxton; two daughters-in-laws, Gail Cooper Thacker of Pine Knot and Sherill Cooper of Williamsburg; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; six sisters, Mildred Smith, Gladys Smith, Gertie Campbell, Nellie Gillian, Orpha Jackson and Jewell Holloway; and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Hospice of the Bluegrass for the wonderful care they gave to Rosetta.
Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at Croley Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Woody Jackson officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Lot Cemetery.