Joe Cook, 74, died Thursday, April 19, 2018, at
Diversicare of Amory after an extended illness.
He was born on December 23, 1943 in Nettleton to
Charles Olen and Alma Gertrude Hill Cook. He was
a native of Nettleton, a retired lead man at Day
Brite Lighting in Tupelo, & was a Pentecostal.
He loved to play music and going fishing.
Services will be at 2
p.m. Saturday at the Chapel of Tisdale-Lann
Memorial Funeral Home in Nettleton with the Rev.
Eddie Clayton and the Rev. Eugene Patterson
officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Franklin Latain
Vose Cook of Amory; three daughters, Melinda
Peters of Nettleton, Tammy Stanley (Tony) of
Brandon, & Renay Tate (Tony) of Amory; two sons,
Joseph "Sonny" Cook (Heather) of Tiplersville
and Matthew Cook of Iuka; two step sons, Kirby
Turner and Donnie Turner (Wendy), both of
Mantachie; one brother, James Cook (Martha) of
Olive Branch; two aunts, Doris Cook Causey and
Minnie Cook Wesson, both of Nettleton; ten
grandchildren; four great grandchildren; several
nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; & one
son, Joe Allen Cook.
Pallbearers will be Terry Parker, Tony Priest,
Steven Guspan, Donald Roper, Bryan Guspan,
Visitation will be Saturday
from 12 Noon until time for services, at the
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made for
funeral expenses to Tisdale-Lann Memorial
Funeral Home, P.O. Box 335, Nettleton, MS 38858.