|Birth: ||Jul. 13, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 2, 2008|
The Rockdale Reporter
April 10, 2008
Graveside services for Melva P. Cooke, 84, of Rockdale were held at 4 p.m. Monday, April 7, 2008, at Hugh Wilson Cemetery in Tanglewood with Rev. Luther Shelander of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Minerva officiating.
Mrs. Cooke died Wednesday, April 2, at Manor Oaks Nursing Center in Rockdale.
A Rockdale resident for 18 years and formerly of San Diego, CA, she was born July 13, 1923, in San Diego to Melvin Wilson and Belva Elizabeth Osborn Wilson.
She married Thomas T. Cooke on July 3, 1949, in Arizona.
Mrs. Cooke was a homemaker and member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Minerva.
She was preceded in death by her husband on Nov. 1, 1993; a son, Dennis Cooke; and her parents.
Survivors are two sons, Larry R. Cooke of El Cajon, CA, and Donald K. Cooke of San Diego, CA; also, three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Hugh Wilson Cemetery
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Apr 10, 2008
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