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Gary Edward “Joe” Cook

Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Death 2016 (aged 74–75)
Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 161009193 · View Source
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Joe Cook, 75, of Sylva, passed away Monday April 11, 2016 after an extended illness. Joe was the son of the late Claude and Laura Cook of Sylva. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by a brother Jim and two sisters; Judith and Carolyn.

Joe was employed by the Jackson County Board of Education as the Director of Transportation for the County school bus garage for 30 years. When Joe was younger he liked riding horses and watching football. He enjoyed going to Middleton's Pawn Shop in Sylva and hanging out with his friends.

Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm Friday April 15 in the Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Revs. Avery Brown, Robert Blanton and Caleb Kelly officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at the Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Cook Family Cemetery.

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  • Created by: Bob Nuchols
  • Added: 14 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161009193
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gary Edward “Joe” Cook (1941–2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161009193, citing Cook Family Cemetery, Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Bob Nuchols (contributor 46830425) .