Mrs. Cooley was born in Forrest County, MS on March 4, 1929.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William Ray Cooley, Sr., her parents, Charles and Agnes Extine, her sister, Lois Cox, her brother, Charles Extine, and granddaughter, Christie Hobbs.
She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great-great grandmother and home maker. Doris was a life-long faithful member of Ridgecrest Baptist church.
Her greatest joys in life were serving the Lord and spending time with her family. She was affectionately known as "Ole Nanny". We love you more.....
She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Faye Hobbs (Steve), son and daughter in law, Buster Cooley (Jan), daughter, Sheila Cooley, daughter and son in law, Kellie Garner (Blue), and son Micheal Shane Cooley. She is also survived by her 10 grandchildren, Shondell Johnson (Jody), Trent Cooley (Destiny), Brian Cooley (Jennifer), Andrew Garner (Penny), Jennifer Stringer (Eric), Timmy Galjour, Kimberly Galjour, Tyler Cooley, Hunter Cooley, and Savannah Robb, by her 10 great grandchildren, Justin Cooley, Andrea Cooley, Preston Stringer, Connor Johnson, Haylie Bartlett, Alex Cooley, Landon Stringer, Tristen Johnson, Hayden Johnson, and Easton Stringer, and one great-great granddaughter, Pharyn Gaudet. She is also survived by countless nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Her visitation will be Sunday, March 4, 2018 from 5 – 8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Hattiesburg.