Raymond Weir Cooksey

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Raymond Weir Cooksey

Mr. Raymond Weir Cooksey, 83, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2008, at Maury Regional Hospital.

Mr. Cooksey was a native of Smith County. Tn. He served in the Navy during World War II and was co-owner of Cooksey Auto Parts. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Lewisburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Julian Sr. and Mary Carter Cooksey; brother, Julian Cooksey, Jr.; sister, Mary Belle Young; and wife, Robbie Porter Cooksey.

He is survived by one son, Randy Cooksey of Lewisburg; sister, Sue Caplenor of Williamson County; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

James Hickey conducted graveside services on Sunday, Feb. 10, at Lone Oak Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Michael Fautt, Ray Cooksey III, Phil Willis, Ken Bailey, Ricky Rankin, and Joe Derryberry.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.