Richard L. Cook

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Richard L. Cook, 51, of Stella, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015, in Freeman Hospital, Neosho.

He was born July 3, 1963, in San Francisco, Calif., the son of Paul and Hazel (Mann) Cook, who preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death were one brother, Robert, and one sister, Toni.

Survivors include: four sons, Richard Lee Cook, of Monett, Talbert Cook, Robert Cook and Terry Cook, all of Exeter; one brother, John Cook, of Fairview, and one sister, Debra Barkell, of Neosho.

He received his education at East Newton School at Granby. He was a self-employed electrician, rebuilding chicken house equipment and also worked part-time for the City of Fairview Special Road District. Graveside services were May 6 in Dice Cemetery, Fairview, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton.

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