Dorothy Kope Star
1938 — 2022
On Tuesday, July 19, 2022, Dorothy Kope Star passed away peacefully to heaven at the age of 83. She was born to the late Blair and Doris Beatrice (Beene) Kope on August 9, 1938, in Longview, TX. She was also preceded in death by her loving step-mother, Doris Kope and Doris' daughters Tootsie and Nancy. Dorothy was raised in Era, TX where she met and was married to Max Grace Smith for 35 years. She is survived by her son, Michael Blair (Valerie) Smith of Brentwood, TN and daughter, Lisa Ann (Gary) Hestand of Austin, TX: grandchildren Michael Blair Hestand (Caroline), Dana Elaine Hestand, Sara Grace Smith, and Summer Claire Smith. She is also survived by her sister Barbara (Jim) Moore of Nova...