Congressman Jim Cooper

Representing the 5th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cooper Welcomes Grandson

Nov 21, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON - U.S. Representative Jim Cooper (TN-05) issued the following statement regarding the recent birth of his first grandchild: 

“Our family is incredibly blessed and utterly delighted to announce the birth of James “Jay” Gallisdorfer early this morning.

“Martha and I are grateful that our daughter, Mary Cooper Gallisdorfer, and her husband Scott have made us grandparents for the first time. Thank you to the wonderful doctors, nurses and staff at St. Thomas Midtown.”

“Mother and son are doing well, and this will be our most wonderful Thanksgiving ever!”