Joyce Cook Obituary

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Joyce Cook

July 14, 1942 - September 24, 2011
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Joyce Pearline Cook, 69, of Machesney Park, passed away at her home, on Saturday, September 24. She was the daughter of Wallace and Dora Deskins, born on July 14, 1942 in Dante, VA. Joyce married Chester Cook on October 29, 1958. She belonged to New Life Free Will Baptist Church in Machesney Park. Joyce loved gardening and flowers, collecting Precious Moments Figurines, being in the presence of friends and family, and helping others in need. Left to share in her memory is, her husband of 52 years, Chester Cook, her sister Dorothy (Russ) Hufstedler, brother Harold (Iris) Deskins, nieces, Linda "Gayle" Van Der Wiele, Lynn (Debbie)...
Joyce Pearline Cook, 69, of Machesney Park, passed away at her home, on Saturday, September 24. She was the daughter of Wallace and Dora Deskins, born on July 14, 1942 in Dante, VA. Joyce married Chester Cook on October 29, 1958. She belonged to New Life Free Will Baptist Church in Machesney Park. Joyce loved gardening and flowers, collecting Precious Moments Figurines, being in the presence of friends and family, and helping others in need. Left to share in her memory is, her husband of 52 years, Chester Cook, her sister Dorothy (Russ) Hufstedler, brother Harold (Iris) Deskins, nieces, Linda "Gayle" Van Der Wiele, Lynn (Debbie) Deskins, nephews, Michael (Katie) Stallard, Tim (Michelle) Stallard, and several great nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, and an infant son. A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 30, at 2:30 p.m. at New Life Free Will Baptist Church, 8506 N 2nd St. Machesney Park. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of service at the church. Burial will follow the service at Sunset Memorial gardens, Pastor John W. Dukey will officiate the service. Memorials in her name may be made to New Life Free Will Baptist Church. www.sunsetfhmemgardens.com

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