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John R. Cook
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Birth: May 21, 1888
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1991
Bozeman
Gallatin County
Montana, USA

John R. Cook, 102, of Belgrade, died January 10, in the Bozeman Deaconess Hospital of natural causes.

He was born May 21, 1888, in Tennessee to Alfred and Emma (Whitmier) Cook.

He came to Montana when he was 3 years old and settled with his family in Belgrade. He received his schooling at Dry Creek and Belgrade.

On January 5, 1911, he married Margaret Sales in Bozeman.

He farmed in the valley and raised Hereford cattle his entire life. He retired in the late 1950s and remained on the ranch until 1980 when he moved to his daughter's home near Belgrade.

He is survived by his son, George Cook of Bozeman; a daughter, Mae Freeman of Belgrade; nine grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife in 1975; a son, Clyde in 1956; two brothers; and a sister.

Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 in the Dokken-Nelson Sunset Chapel. Interment in Sunset Hills Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Manhattan Presbyterian Church, or to the Gallatin County Rest Home.

Printed in the Bozeman Daily Chronicle ~ January 11, 1991
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alfred Martin Cook (1858 - 1913)
  Emma Whitmire Cook (1864 - 1898)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret E. Sales Cook (1885 - 1975)
 
 Children:
  Mae Louise Cook Freeman (1911 - 2006)*
  Clyde O. Cook (1913 - 1956)*
  George Edward Cook (1916 - 2011)*
 
 Sibling:
  Day Samuel Cook (1883 - 1968)*
  John R. Cook (1888 - 1991)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Hills Cemetery
Bozeman
Gallatin County
Montana, USA
Plot: NEW B 9 1
 
Maintained by: bcook
Originally Created by: Angie Robinson
Record added: Apr 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51337748
John R. Cook
Added by: Jim Harrison
 
John R. Cook
Added by: Jim Harrison
 
 
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