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Lillian Arthur Craig Cook
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Birth: Mar. 28, 1926, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1999
Many
Sabine Parish
Louisiana, USA

Lillian Arthur Craig O'Banion Cook
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Mrs. Lillian Arthur "MaMaw" Cook
(March 28, 1926 - March 21, 1999)

Mrs. Lillian Arthur "MaMaw" Cook, 73, died Wednesday, March 31, 1999 at Sabine Medical Center, after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Cook was a homemaker. She enjoyed spending time with her family, attending church, watching wrestling on television, and playing with her puppy, that she called Blackie Cook.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Friday, April 2, at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, with interment following at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery in Many. The Rev. Mike Henderson, pastor of Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, officiated, and the Rev. George Parlor assisted.

Survivors include her husband, Samuel J. Cook of Many; three daughters, Betty Anders and husband Earl, and Judy Cook, both of Many, and Sammie McFerrin and husband Glenn of Lafayette; two sisters, Lucille Brown and husband Jack of San Augustine, Texas, and Wilma Gregory and husband Carl of Conroe, Texas; one brother, Elton Craig and wife Shirley of Ennis, Texas; 11 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and a host of friends. Mrs. Cook was preceded in death by one son, Acie O'Banion; parents, Arthur and Carrie Craig; and two sisters, Lavern Brown, and Clovis Webb.

Pallbearers were her grandsons, Jack Akins, Kenny Heath, Jerry Dew, Joey Burleigh, Mark Burleigh, and Jerry Smith. Honorary pallbearers were Glenn McFerrin, and Earl Anders.

Rose-Neath Funeral Home, Many, La.
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Obituaries: Mrs. Lillian Arthur "MaMaw" Cook, Sabine Parish C-200
Source: Sabine Index, Many, La., Apr 7, 1999
Submitted by: Carl Dilbeck
carlrad@earthlink.net
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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Sidney Arthur Craig (1902 - 1969)
  Carrie Bell Nixon Craig (1902 - 1962)
 
 Spouses:
  Acie O'Banion (1922 - 1989)
  Samuel John Cook (1902 - 2000)
 
 Children:
  Acie B. O'Banion (1946 - 1956)*
 
 Sibling:
  Lillian Arthur Craig Cook (1926 - 1999)
  Lucille Craig Brown (1935 - 2004)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pilgrim Rest Cemetery
Many
Sabine Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Kay Parker McCary
Record added: Aug 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 96134042
Lillian Arthur <i>Craig</i> Cook
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Lillian Arthur <i>Craig</i> Cook
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Lillian Arthur <i>Craig</i> Cook
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May you rest in peace!
- Debby Johnson
 Added: Oct. 17, 2013

- Pat Berel
 Added: Jun. 1, 2013

- Kay Parker McCary
 Added: May. 11, 2013
 
 
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