Mr. Harold E. Cook, age 80, of Lanett, Alabama passed away on Saturday, July 7th, 2018 at the Bethany House in Auburn, Alabama.
Mr. Cook was born in Lanett, Alabama on January 3rd, 1938 to the late James Earl Cook and Linnie Arrington Cook.
Mr. Cook was a member of the Church of the Highlands in Auburn, Alabama.
Harold served honorably in the United States Air Force, and worked for West Point Industries as an engineer for 50 years; he continued to work up until his final days. He was a skilled carpenter and woodworker, and he attended Church of the Highlands in Auburn. Harold was a loving husband of 59 years, and a wonderful father and "Pop" to his grandchildren. Although we know where he is now and will see him again, he will be deeply missed by his family.
He is survived by his wife, Sonja H. Cook, Lanett; daughter, Laura Adams and her husband, David, of Auburn; son, Jim Cook, and his wife, Christy, of Smiths Station, Alabama; grandchildren, Jordan Futrell, Jake Futrell, Josh Futrell, Joey Futrell, Sydney Cook, Avery Cook, and Josiah Cook.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday, July 11th, 2018 at 2:00P.M. EDT at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home in Lanett, Alabama, 610 South 8th Avenue, Lanett, Alabama 36863. A private graveside service will be held following the service. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6:00P.M. EDT until 8:00P.M. EDT.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made in Mr. Cook’s memory to the EAMC Foundation – Cancer Center. You can contribute to the foundation online at http://www.eamcfoundation.org/ or by mail to the EAMC Foundation, 2000 Pepperrell Parkway, Opelika, Alabama 36801.
Please visit his Memorial Tribute page at www.johnsonbrownservicefh.com to leave a condolence for his family, share a memory of Mr. Cook, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.
Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home – Lanett Chapel is directing.