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Billy Ray Cook

Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA
Death 13 Dec 2011 (aged 66)
Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 161009280 · View Source
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Billy Ray Cook, age 66, of Sylva died Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at home in Sylva. Mr. Cook was born September 29, 1945 in Buncombe County, NC. He is the son of the late Marcus and Eva (Jenkins) Cook. He was preceded in death by a sister and brother and two grandchildren.

He served in the US Army and was a former police officer in Highlands, NC. He was a retired emergency dispatcher for Jackson County.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday December 17, 2011 in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Carl Step and Rev. Carl Adams officiating. Burial will follow in the Cook Family cemetery with graveside rites conducted by the Emergency Services Honor Guard. The family will receive friends Friday December 16, 2011 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM.

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  • Created by: Bob Nuchols
  • Added: 14 Apr 2016
  • Find A Grave Memorial 161009280
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Billy Ray Cook (29 Sep 1945–13 Dec 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 161009280, citing Cook Family Cemetery, Sylva, Jackson County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Bob Nuchols (contributor 46830425) .