Thomas Burton Cook Obituary

Clark County Clipper
Ashland, Kansas
April 1930
Thomas Burton Cook
April 24, 1904 - April 27, 1930
    Thomas Burton Cook was born April 24, 1904.  Until about three years ago he had lived in various states.  At that time he came to Colorado with his parents and has made his home near Pritchett.  He was an upright, honest young man, who dealt fair with his fellows.  He was not a member of any church, altho he respected religion in the lives, and believed in God and that there was a hereafter.
    He passed away suddenly after a short illness at the age of 26 years and three days.  He left to mourn his departure.  His mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. R. M. Cook; Mr. S. B. Givler, his grandfather, Plains, Kansas; four brothers, William Nelson Cook, Anthony, Kansas, Robert, Alexander and Vance Cook of Pritchett, and an aunt and family, Mrs. May Novinger and family.  A host of aunts and uncles and cousins and friends.
*Note: Parents are Robert Marion (Tobe) and Mabel Leona Givler Cook.

Contributed by Al & Pearl Ellis  June 9, 2006.


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