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 Ada <I>Cook</I> Calhoun

Ada Cook Calhoun

Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Death 14 Feb 2017 (aged 80)
Browns Summit, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gibsonville, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 176334655 · View Source
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Ada, a native of Guilford County, was born September 9, 1936 to the late John Edward and Vera Huffines Cook. She was the wife of 61 years to Robert Leo Calhoun.

Ada worked for 39 years at Lorillard Tobacco Company before retiring. She was a lifelong member of Apple's Chapel Christian Church and the Helping Hands Sunday School Class.

She was a diehard Duke Basketball fan and enjoyed farming, gardening and baking for neighbors and shut-ins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, A.J. and Charlie Cook, and sisters, Ruby Cook Busick and Annie Cook Jones.

A funeral service to celebrate her life was held at Apple's Chapel Christian Church by Rev. Dave Johnson and Rev. Larry Gray. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

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  • Created by: ppdavis
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176334655
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ada Cook Calhoun (9 Sep 1936–14 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176334655, citing Apples Chapel Christian Church Cemetery, Gibsonville, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by ppdavis (contributor 47699759) .