Cora Mae Cook Obituary

The Hutchinson News
Cora M. Cook

ASHLAND - Cora Mae Cook, 90, died Feb. 22, 2007, at her home, Ashland.

She was born Oct. 3, 1916, in northwest Harper County, Okla., the daughter of Robert M. And Pearl M. Shuman Holler. She attended Pleasant Valley Country School, northwest Harper County, Okla. A resident of Ashland since the 1930s she was a homemaker.

She belonged to the United Methodist Church and attended the Church of God.

On Nov. 16, 1934, she married Winton Alex "Doc" Cook in Ashland. He died Aug. 4, 1979.

Survivors include: two sons, Milo E., Protection, and Thomas R., Las Cruces, N.M.; two daughters, Pat McDonald, Moore, Okla., and Edna Jantzen, Oklahoma City; a sister, Edna B. Watson, Wichita; 34 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert H. Cook; three brothers, Loyal W., Wesley J., and Leslie R. Holler.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Church of God, Ashland, with the Rev. Roy Sprunger presiding. Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Today and from 9 a.m. To 8 p.m. Sunday at Myatt Funeral Home, Ashland. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.

Memorials may be sent to the Church of God or the American Cancer Society, both in care of the funeral home.


02/24/2007; 02:39:53 AM
Note: Should be Lesley R. Holler.

Contributed by Granddaughter, Pearl S. Cook Ellis  February 27, 2007.

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