|Birth: ||May 19, 1914|
|Death: ||Nov. 27, 2000|
Dec 1 2000 12:00AM
Virginia Frances Cocke, 86, of Wilburton, died Monday, Nov. 27, 2000, at her home.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Justus Edmonson and the Rev. Udell Wolff officiating. Burial will be at the Masonic Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Wilburton.
Born May 19, 1914, in Stigler, she was the daughter of Lucas Christopher and Virginia Gertrude (Covey) Tirey and lived most of her life in the Wilburton area.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and a charter member of the Methodist Women's Society of Christian Services. She served as a McAlester District Officer and Oklahoma Conference Officer of the Women's Society. She was also a member of the Twentieth Century Club.
Survivors include one son, Robert and Ann Cocke of Wilburton; one daughter, Anna Doris and Jim Pirtle of Wagoner; seven grandchildren, Robert and Laura Cocke of Norman, John Cocke of Tulsa, William and Layne Cocke of Wilburton, Charles and Donna Cocke of Norman, Jamie and Mark Bruntzel of Broken Arrow, Jay and Tracy Pirtle, Tyler, Texas and Janna and Mike Wilson, Birmingham, Mich.
Also, one brother, Lucas Christopher Tirey of Norman; one sister, Thelma Summer of Texas and 14 great-grandchildren, Wesley, Ben and Alyse, all of Norman, Elizabeth and Adam, both of Wilburton, Bailey, Macey and Jake, all of Norman, Sarah of Broken Arrow, Katie, Drew and Megan, all of Tyler, Texas and Lucy and Sam, both of Birmingham, Mich.
Pallbearers will be Robert Cocke III, William Cocke, Charles Cocke, Wesley Cocke, Ben Cocke, Adam Cocke, Mark Bruntzel and Jay Pirtle.
Honorary pallbearers will be Monty McAlester, Jasper Morrison, Al Smith, Forrest Hamilton, Charles Adams, John Shero, Kensel Tucker, Duane Woods, Hoyt Duncan, George Royce, Chub and Tom Rae.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Winston; one brother and two sisters.
Robert Winston Cocke (1912 - 1998)*
Robert Winston Cocke (1932 - 2015)*
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