Mrs. Cook died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, following a sudden illness.
Born March 23, 1941, in Rabun County, she was the daughter of the late John Walter Wikle and Lou Emma Wilson Wikle.
Mrs. Cook was a lifelong member of Providence Baptist Church and was a retired private home-health nurse. Mrs. Cook was a very talented and skilled crafter. She enjoyed crocheting and also making custom-ordered wedding cakes.
Survivors include her husband, James Cook; sons and daughters-in-law, Randy and Regina Stamey, Rick and Becky Stamey, Scott and Tina Stamey, and Hugh and Stephanie Stamey, all of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville; grandchildren, Jordan Stamey (Valerie), Kelli Edwards (Kyle), Debra Addis, Jonathan Stamey (Brittney), Ashley Stamey, and Katie Stamey; great-grandchildren, Balin, Emmalee, Parker, Will and Niyah; as well as three sisters and one brother.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. today, Oct. 4.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Providence Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 222 Old Kelly Ridge Road, Clarkesville, GA 30523; or to Gideons International.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Funeral arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
Friday, October 4, 2013