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Homer Lee Cook Jr.

Homer Lee Cook Jr., age 85 died peacefully February 28, 2022, at the Harry S Truman VA Hospital in Columbia.

He was born on August 15, 1936, in Rolla, to Homer Lee Cook Sr. and Hazel Mildred (McDowell) Cook.

Homer graduated Rolla High School with the class of 1958 and attended Missouri S&T for Computer Engineering.  Homer served in the United States Navy from 1954-1958.  After returning home, he met and married the love of his life, Edith Irene (Maxwell) Cook, and settled in the Rolla area.  This year they celebrated their 62nd wedding anniversary.  Homer enjoyed fishing, treasure hunting, and living his dream of owning livestock.

Homer was baptized as one of Jehovah's Witnesses on July 25, 1967.  He devoted his life to his faith in Jehovah God and spent many hours sharing his hope in a future paradise on earth. Homer loved life and his family.

Homer was preceded in death by his father, Homer L Cook Sr., his mother Hazel Mildred (McDowell) Cook, and his brother, Howard D Cook.

In addition to his wife, Edith Irene Cook, he is survived by his sister, Joanne (Cook) Hovelmann, Rolla; his sons, James L Cook, St. James, and Jeffery A Cook, Rolla; his daughters, Sherri (Cook) Stell, Florence, AZ, and Beth (Cook) Hutchens, Rolla; along with three nieces, ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at a later time.


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Please note the corrected times for the Memorial Service for my Father:

Topic: Homer Cook Funeral Discourse
Time: Mar 13, 2022 4 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 885 4473 8039
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The family would also like to visit with others and share memories after the memorial talk is over around 4:30PM Sunday March 13, 2022


Topic: Homer Lee Cook Memorial Reception
Time: Mar 13, 2022 04:40 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 853 3558 8165
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Sherri Stell Mar 9 2022 10:37 PM

please note the additional Zoom correct time is 4:40PM CST for the memorial reception following the memorial talk.

Topic: Homer Lee Cook Memorial Reception
Time: Mar 13, 2022 03:40 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85335588165

Meeting ID: 853 3558 8165
Passcode: 031322

Sherri Stell Mar 9 2022 10:32 PM

Topic: Homer Cook Funeral Discourse
Time: Mar 13, 2022 03:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88544738039

Meeting ID: 885 4473 8039
Passcode: 602842

The family would also like to visit with others and share memories after the memorial talk is over around 4:40PM Sunday March 13, 2022


Topic: Homer Lee Cook Memorial Reception
Time: Mar 13, 2022 03:40 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85335588165

Meeting ID: 853 3558 8165
Passcode: 031322

Sherri Stell Mar 9 2022 10:28 PM

My sincere sympathy Mrs Cook and family. Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers. Love to all

Tammy Wolfmeyer Martin Mar 7 2022 10:11 PM

2 photos were added for Homer Lee Cook Jr.

Sherri Stell Mar 7 2022 11:58 AM

It was always a treat to sit by Homer at the Kingdom Hall to be able to listen as he had a beautiful voice and was a talented singer. My sincere condolences to Edith, James, Sherri, Jeff, Beth and all the grandchildren.

Sherry Lotzer Mar 5 2022 10:18 AM

A photo was added for Homer Lee Cook Jr.

Jeff Mar 5 2022 9:01 AM