James Minson Cook
He was born September 20, 1958, in Mebane, N.C., and graduated from Orange High School in Hillsborough in 1976. He was formerly employed with Robert Cecil Logging and was currently working on Thom's Creek Farms in Mebane.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Zachary Cook, of Chapel Hill; daughter, Jamie Cook; sons, Dylan and Matthew Cook; grandson, Elijah Crawford; and granddaughter, Caylee Cook. He is also survived by his father, Houston Cook of Mebane; sisters, Dianne Cook and Donna Simmons of Efland, Gail Gibbs of Hillsborough, and Frieda McLendon of Graham; and brothers, John, Robert, and Douglas Cook of Mebane. He was preceded in death by his mother, Louise Norris Cook and sister, Johnsie Smith.
A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Clover Garden Methodist Church, 2757 Orange Chapel Clover Garden Rd., Chapel Hill N.C. Burial in the church cemetery and visitation with the family will follow the service.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care Center of Alamance-Caswell, 914 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington NC 27215, or to Clover Garden Methodist Church.