Obituary: Anna Lee Cook

Friday, July 8, 2011

Anna Lee Cook, 71, of Lynchburg, formerly of Lewisburg, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at her residence following an extended illness.

She was born on Oct. 12, 1939, and graduated from North High School. She was a member of Main Street Church of Christ. She ran Anna's Catering for many years and has fed thousands of people her great cooking. Enjoying life to the fullest, Anna was devoted to her greatest passion which was to love and care for her family and friends. She was a friend to all with whom her path crossed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George M. and Maude Bell Slater; brothers, Gene and Jimmy Slater; and a sister, Debbie Rowland.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Wayne K. Cook; children, Ricky (Jill) Cook of Lewisburg, Karen (Jimmy) Summers of Whitehouse and Kenneth (Kathryn) Cook of Lewisburg; brothers, George M. Slater Jr. and Jerry Slater; sisters, Linda Fulgham and Sue Krantz; grandchildren, Josh, Courtney, Chelsea and Baylee Cook and Justin and Tyler Summers; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 8, at Lone Oak Cemetery with Bro. Richard Logan officiating.

Pallbearers will be Ricky Cook, Kenneth Cook, Jimmy Summers, Josh Cook, Justin Summers and Tyler Summers.

Honorary pallbearers will be George Bradley, Mike Poag, Dennis Morgan, Bill Gold, Parks Gold and Gilbert Hunter. Memorial contributions may be made to Camp Joy or the charity of your choice.

Jennings Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is in charge of arrangements.