Margaret Davis Cook
Margaret Louise Davis Cook, 96, of Isenhour Road, Zionville, passed Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the Davant Extended Care Facility in Blowing Rock.
Born July 16, 1916, in Watauga County, she was a daughter of Claude and Bulas Moody Davis. Mrs. Cook was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She retired from ASU before working a number of years at Watauga Medical Center.
Mrs. Cook cherished her family, loved her church, and enjoyed preparing meals and sewing for those close to her.
She is survived by one sister, Mary Ellen Kapp of King; granddaughter, Marty Rominger and husband, Dale, of Zionville; great-granddaughter, Olivia Bryant of Boone; two great-grandsons, Justin and Phillip Rominger, both of Zionville; great-great-grandson, Peyton Church of Boone; and two grandchildren, Melinda Arnette and husband, Jeff, of Clyde, and Billy Baird and wife, Jessica, of West Jefferson.
A number of nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley John Cook; daughter, Mabel Jean Cook Baird; grandson, Michael Ray Baird; three brothers, Lewis, Ralph and Glenn Davis; and one sister, Ruth Eggers.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, officiated by the Rev. Allan Perry and the Rev. Herbert McCoy. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Austin & Barnes. Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made to the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Hand In Hand Building Fund, % Ann Thomas, l5l4 Silverstone Rd., Zionville, NC 28694.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at http://www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Cook family.