Bailey and Foster Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Peggy Ruth Cook Peggy Ruth Cook
(September 30, 1936 - July 18, 2012)

Funeral services for Peggy Ruth Cook 75 of Grapeland, will be held 10:00 AM Friday at Bailey & Foster Chapel Grapeland, with Dr. Charles Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Frankston City Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster. Mrs. Cook passed away Wednesday at Houston County Nursing Home. She was born September 30, 1936 in Timpson to William Dottra Horton and Ruth East Horton Stanfield. She was a teller for First State Bank Grapeland. Mrs. Cook was preceded in death by her parents, step-father Harold Stanfield and grandson Jonathan William Vickers. She is survived by her husband Walter Cook of Grapeland, mother-in-law Etheline Cook Neal of Grapeland, daughters Deborah Poirier and husband Leo of Latexo and Kristi Gail Vickers and husband Jack of Austonio, son Walter Kelly Cook of Grapeland, brother William Howard Horton of Nacogdoches, grandchildren; Brandy Ray Bird and wife Danielle of Latexo, William Shawn Bird of Houston, Stormi Mahriah Cook of Palestine, James Kristopher Bird of Ardmore, Alabama, great grandchildren; Braxton Ray Bird, William Jonathan (Briley) Bird and Mahria Caralee Cook, niece Jeannie Martin and husband Ron of Mt. Enterprise, nephew Michael Horton and wife Debra of Nacogdoches. Pallbearers will be Brandy Bird, Shawn Bird, Kris Bird, Michael Horton, Hal Horton and Barry Horton. Condolence calls will be received from 6:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday at Bailey & Foster Chapel Grapeland.