Edna R. Cook, 78, of Poplar Springs departed this life Saturday Jan. 1, 2022 at her home surrounded by her family.
The devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother was born Oct. 24, 1943 in Louisville. At the age of 14, she married the love of her life and lived the rest of her life in Edmonson County. At the age of 17, she was saved in a revival held by Bro. Lawrence Vincent and became a member of Poplar Springs United Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her brother, James Clark.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday at Gravil Funeral Home with burial to follow in Poplar Springs Cemetery. Visitation will take place 12-7 PM Tuesday and after 10:00 AM Wednesday.
Surviving are her husband of 64 years, William Cook; a son William Cook Jr. of Poplar Springs; three daughters, Virginia Tipton and Teresa Cook both of Brownsville and Eurica Alexander (Todd Lindsey) of Sweeden; seven grandchildren; and 16 great grandchildren.