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The Staff of Stone Dental Clinic
Ray L. Cooley DDS
Dr. Ray Cooley is a native of Lucedale,MS. After graduating from Lucedale High School, he attended Perkinston Junior College and the University of Southern MS. In 1969, Dr. Cooley received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. While a student at Emory, he met and married his wife, Ann. Dr. Cooley returned to Lucedale where he practiced general dentistry with his father and mentor, Dr. La Troy Cooley. In 1971, Dr. Cooley moved to Wiggins, and has actively practiced general dentistry for over 37 years. He is an active member of the MS Dental Association, American Dental Association, and First Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir. Dr. Cooley is a former member of Wiggins Rotary Club, and proudly served our country as a Captain in the MS National Guard. He is the father of two daughters, Dr. Catherine Cooley Faulk of Jackson, and Dr. Rebecca Cooley Courtney of Wiggins. He enjoys spoiling his four grandchildren, Patrick, Charlie, Nora and Grace Ann. When he is out of the office, Dr. Cooley can usually be found on the golf course or at his favorite fishing hole.  Dr. Cooley loves practicing Dentistry and has no plans for retirement. 
Rebecca C. Courtney DMD
Dr. Rebecca Courtney is a native of Wiggins, graduating from Stone High School in 1994. After graduation she attended MGCCC Perk Campus and received her B.S. degree from the University of Southern Mississippi. Rebecca's dental education began in 1998 at University of MS School of Dentistry. She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2002. After dental school, Dr. Courtney completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry(AEGD) residency, and completed a fellowship in Hospital Dentistry. In 2004, Dr. Courtney returned home to Wiggins to practice General Dentistry with her father, Dr. Ray Cooley. She is an active member of the sanctuary choir at First Baptist Church and the Wiggins Rotary Club. She is also an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Association of Women Dentists. Dr. Courtney has been married to her husband Sean for eight years and is the mother of two daughters. Nora Elizabeth was born in 2005 and Grace Ann who was born in 2007.