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John Minter Cookman
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1881
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1958
Madison County
Indiana, USA

Marriage: July 21, 1904


Bulletin Newspaper Dated 10/23/1958

JOHN COOKMAN, 77, 4825 Scatterfield Rd., died at 12:45pm Wednesday at St. John's Hospital.

Cookman was born Feb. 7, 1881 in Madison County and was the son of Minter and Sarah Meade Cookman. He retired in 1946 after 25 years employment at the Delco-Remy Division. His wife, Lydia, died in 1939. Mr. Cookman was a member of the First EUB Church.

Surviving are: three sons, Forrest, Middletown; Wayne, Phoenix, Ariz., and John, Portsmouth, Ohio; three daughters, Mrs. A. F. Herkless, Hinsdale, Ill., Mrs. Lowell Mullen and Mrs. Shirley Rariden, both of Anderson; 18 grandchildren; five great grandchildren, and a brother, Lester, Anderson.

The body was taken to the Baker Brothers Funeral Home where friends will be received after 7pm today. Services will be conducted at 1:30pm Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Lieyd Dellinger of the Pleasant Valley Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in the West Maplewood Cemetery.
Family links: 
  Minter Bailey Cookman (1849 - 1911)
  Sarah Jane Mead Cookman (1854 - 1930)
  Lydia Bueferd Adams Cookman (1884 - 1939)
  Howard Lee Cookman (1905 - 1905)*
  Mary Louise Cookman Herkless (1907 - 1973)*
  Marjorie Isabell Cookman Smith (1910 - 1957)*
  Martha Virginia Cookman Mullen (1912 - 1982)*
  Forrest Minter Cookman (1914 - 1999)*
  Wayne George Cookman (1918 - 1994)*
  Lois Ruth Cookman Rariden (1920 - 1988)*
  Lila May Cookman (1923 - 1923)*
  John Nelson Cookman (1924 - 2008)*
  Charles L. Cookman (1875 - 1922)*
  Frank C Cookman (1876 - 1939)*
  Cary H. Cookman (1878 - 1934)*
  John Minter Cookman (1881 - 1958)
  Willard Clement Cookman (1882 - 1943)*
  Susie M. Cookman Combs (1885 - 1933)*
  Hubert Cookman (1888 - 1942)*
  Ray Cookman (1894 - 1952)*
  Ester Cookman (1897 - 1897)*
  Lester Bryan Cookman (1897 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Maplewood Cemetery
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Plot: West Maplewood
Maintained by: Eric C.
Originally Created by: Stoneseeker
Record added: Nov 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61196404
John Minter Cookman
Added by: Eric C.
John Minter Cookman
Added by: Eric C.
John Minter Cookman
Added by: Stoneseeker
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