Lila Jo Sorsby Cooper born November 9, 1934, passed away April 20, 2014 in Houston at the age of 79.
Lila Jo's passion was young children and helping others. She was an Elementary School Teacher
for over 25 years with the last 18 in Galena Park ISD. She continued a long history of 131 years of family involvement in Odd Fellowship and the Rebekahs and served as a Past Noble Grand of Joseph Collins Rebekah Lodge #7. She was a Proud Texan and a member of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.
Mrs. Cooper is preceded in death by her parents, Martin and Vergie Sorsby, and a son, Thomas Cooper. Survived by: son and daughter-in-law, Robert M Cooper and Julie St. Onge; grandsons, Alexander St. Onge-Cooper and Matthew St. Onge-Cooper.
The family will receive friends at Earthman Resthaven Funeral Home on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 1:00 PM until the service time of 2:00 PM in the Resthaven Chapel. Interment will follow at Earthman Resthaven Cemetery