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Robert "Bob" Cook
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Birth: Jan. 13, 1920
Evarts
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Dec. 21, 1952
Evarts
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA

Robert was married to Haley M. (Patrick) Cook.

Auto Accident Fatal to Bob Cook, Constable

Car Veers Out of Control Over Side Of Enbankment

Constable Robert Cook, 33, of Evarts, died in Harlan Hospital yesterday afternoon of injuries received in an automobile accident near Draper.

The accident occurred about 5 p.m. Cook apparently lost control of his car near the Draper tipple and the car went over the bank. He suffered severe cuts and bruises of the face and head, crushed chest, a wound at the base of the neck, and crushed pelvis.

Cook was the elected constable of District 2 and was employed as a machine man at the Dartmont Coal Company. He was a member of Yocum Creek I.O.O.F. and UMW Local 8170.

Surviving are his wife, parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Cook, Evarts; six children, Shirley, Bobbie, Geraldine, Helen, Hazel and Carl, all of Evarts; three brothers, Boyd, Sherman, and George Cook, of Evarts; and two sisters, Mrs. Geneva Philpot,of Pardee, Va., and Mrs. Maud Stepp, of Evarts.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. in the Draper Baptist Church. The body will be at the home in Evarts until the funeral hour.

Burial wiil be in Resthaven Cemetery. Evarts Funeral Home is in charge.

(Source: Harlan County, KY newspaper 1952).

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Cook (1870 - 1955)
  Elizabeth Jane Cloud Cook (1878 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Haley Marie Patrick Cook-Turner (1924 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Louise Cook Wynn (1944 - 2013)*
  Wanda Jewel Cook (1946 - 1946)*
  Carl E. Cook (1947 - 1997)*
  Hazel Evelyn Cook Mullins (1950 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Omie Jane Cook (1902 - 1920)*
  William Boyd Cook (1902 - 1988)*
  William BOYD Cook (1902 - 1988)*
  Maude Cook Stepp (1905 - 1975)*
  Shermon Cook (1909 - 1965)*
  Muller or Miller Cook (1912 - 1919)*
  William Cook (1915 - 1934)*
  Cora Cook (1918 - 1918)*
  Robert Cook (1920 - 1952)
  Geneva Cook Philpot (1923 - 1990)*
  George Roscoe Cook (1924 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Resthaven Cemetery
Keith
Harlan County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: SaBy
Record added: Aug 07, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115094146
Robert Bob Cook
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