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Byron Floyd Cook, Jr
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Birth: Dec. 28, 1923
Death: May 8, 2011

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B.F. Cook, Jr. was born in Caddo Parrish, Louisiana to Louise (Dodez) and Byron Floyd Cook, Sr. During World War II, B.F. served in the Army Air Corp and then in the U.S. Air Force Reserves until his retirement attaining the rank of Major. On March 23, 1946, he and Mary Cunningham were married in Gainesville. To this union four children were born. B.F. haD lived in Rockdale the past 55 years. His entire working life was with I.G.C. He retired in 1985 as a shift supervisor. B.F. was a member of St. John's United Methodist Church, the Rockdale Masonic Lodge #414 AF & AM. Past President of the American Red Cross Blood Mobile, Rockdale Little League, Past Precinct Chairman of the Eastside Democratic Party and was active in his community.

B.F. passed away on a Sunday in the Richards Memorial Hospital, reaching the age of 87. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Mary on September 5, 2006. His parents and a brother, Jerry Cook. Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 11, 2011 in the Phillips & Luckey Funeral Chapel in Rockdale, Texas, with Rev. John Warren and Rev. Morris Cook officiating. Cremation followed the services.
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 Parents:
  Byron F. Cook (1898 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Chellie Cunningham Cook (1924 - 2006)*
 
 Children:
  Byron Floyd Cook (1949 - 2011)*
 
 Sibling:
  Byron Floyd Cook (1923 - 2011)
  Alice Cook Van Alstyne (1926 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Rockdale
Milam County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: BeNotForgot
Record added: May 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69562879
Byron Floyd Cook, Jr
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Byron Floyd Cook, Jr
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- BeNotForgot
 Added: Jun. 16, 2013
REST IN PEACE..THANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE..
- SFC Frank Irons Sr. Retired US Army 1977
 Added: May. 11, 2011

- BeNotForgot
 Added: May. 9, 2011
 
 
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