Thursday, February 7, 2008

Marvin E. "Red" Cook, 85, of Fairview, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2008, at his home.

He was born March 7, 1922, in Stella, the son of the late Nellie Mae Cook.

He was a member of Union Chapel Church, where he had been a Sunday school teacher for many years.

He worked most his life as a farmer and hauled milk for many years. He served his country in WWII in the U.S. Army Air Corps.

Survivors include: his wife, Lela Mae Cook; his son, Kenneth Cook, and wife Dorothy, of Stark City; his daughter, Glenda Cook, of Rocky Comfort; his son, Kervyn Cook, and wife, Joyce, of Fairview; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother and one granddaughter.

Services will be held at Union Chapel Church, Thursday at 2 p.m. with Rev. Frank Arnall, officiating.

Interment will follow in the Union/Owlsly Cemetery, Stella.