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Evelyn Harriss Cook
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1926
Benton
Franklin County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 1999
El Paso
Woodford County
Illinois, USA

Benton Evening News, Benton, Franklin County, Illinois, Sat. 16 Jan 1999:
EVELYN C. COOK
EL PASO
Visitation for Evelyn C. COOK, 72, of El Paso, formerly of Livingston Apartments, Pontiac and Odell, will be Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Duffy Funeral Home, Pontiac. Funeral services will be Monday at 2 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service at Poulson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Kirk Cemetery, Ina.
Pastor Cherri GRIZZARD of the First Baptist Church, El Paso, will officiate.
She died at 7:35 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999 at Heritage Manor, El Paso.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, El Paso.
Mrs. COOK was born Aug. 5, 1926, in Benton, a daughter of Jefferson Kent HARRISS and Versa (JOY) HARRISS. Her stepfather was Randall CARTER.
She married A.J. COOK on March 10, 1943. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, A.J. COOK, Jr., Pontiac, three daughters, Nancy JOHNSON, El Paso, Brenda Kay COOK, Marion, Joy Ann LOEFFLER, Colorado Springs, one stepdaughter, Brenda ARMOUR, Odell and longtime friend, Bob LEWIS of Odell.
Also surviving are five sisters, Dorothy TRYBUL, Wheaton, June WYANT, Janet McCLEARIN, Deloris TATE and Patricia WILLIAMS, all of Benton. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Donald HARRISS, Bob and Tom CARTER.
Additional survivors include seven grandchildren, two step-grandsons and seven great-grandchildren.
Mrs. COOK was a former housekeeper at St. James Hospital, Pontiac.
She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of the Latter-Day Saints.
She enjoyed Bingo and was an avid Chicago Cub fan. 
 
Burial:
Kirk Cemetery
Ina
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: genealogyfever
Record added: Nov 28, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31786888
Evelyn <i>Harriss</i> Cook
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