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Alma Faye (Byrd) Cook

May 19, 1928 ~ February 19, 2020 (age 91)


Faye Cook, age 91 died peacefully on February 19, 2020 in the Gallatin Manor in Ridgway.  She was formerly of Harrisburg for many years.  Faye was born in Murphysboro, IL on Saturday, May 19, 1928 to the late Frank and Susie (Turner) Byrd.  She had worked in retail sales in her younger years but mostly was a wonderful Homemaker.  She was married to Thomas R. Cook who preceded her in death.

She had been a member of the McKinley Ave Baptist Church in Harrisburg.  She loved shopping, cooking and always had a good appearance.  She loved her family dearly and will be missed.

She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Sherry & Stephen Butler of Norris City, a granddaughter, Brandy (Troy) Nelson, 2 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.  She was preceded in death by 6 brothers and sisters


Private services will precede her burial on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at the Mount Oval Cemetery near Norris City.

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