Thais Baker Couples, ex wife of Fred Couples (photo above), is dead. Thais Baker Couples is dead from breast cancer. Couples learned of her passing while competing in the Riviera Country Club Golf tournament this weekend in Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles.
The two have reportedly been in divorce proceedings for three years. She died in their home in Santa Barbara.
Couples tells press:
“There’s not much I can say. I’m not really welcome up there. So I decided to play.”
Couples said he plans to take the next month off. Funeral arrangements have not been announced.