Let the memory of William be with us forever
  • 51 years old
  • Born on March 13, 1962 .
  • Passed away on January 3, 2014 .

William Lewis Cooke, Jr. 51, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Friday, January 3, 2014 at Kindred Hospital in Greensboro, North Carolina after a lengthy illness.

He was the son of the late William Lewis Cooke, Sr. and Barbara Barger Cooke.  He was a member of Stovall United Methodist Church and was employed with the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 P.M. Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at Stovall Methodist Church by Rev. John Yount.  Burial will be at Stovall Memorial Cemetery.

Surviving are his wife of thirty-one years, Sandra Bowman Cooke of the home, a son, Bradley Lewis Cooke of the home, two sisters; Debra C. Benson of Tarboro, Michelle C. Ogle of Oxford, and a brother, Tony Cooke of Oxford.  He was preceded in death by twin daughers, Judy and Joan Cooke.

Visitation will be held Monday January 6, 2013 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Stovall United Methodist Church and at other times the home.

Posted by Vicki Whitfield on 12th January 2014
Donnie and I were so sad to learn of the death of a dear friend whom was known to us as "Cookie". He was always so kind and had a special way of making everyone feel good with a kind word. God needs special angels like Cookie in heaven to share his kindness to others there. I pray for your family. I know they will miss you terribly.. God Bless them..Donnie and Vicki Whitfield
Posted by Deborah Lunsford on 8th January 2014
We are so sorry to hear about William. May you'll live in peace with the many years you had with William and all the memories that you have of him. God Bless You.
Posted by Bud Jacobson on 8th January 2014
William was such a good friend and we enjoyed many memorable times together on Kerr lake and at his home. We both loved to fish for stripers and relax on the lake. It was on the lake where William and I talked about the lord and I know that he is there with him now. We will be praying the lord will comfort Sandra, Brad and the entire family and ensure them that William is in his home. I will miss my friend for now and look forward to seeing him again in heaven. Miss you "Cookie Man" God Bless the Cooke Family
Posted by Paulet & Danny Miller on 8th January 2014
I am so sorry for you loss he was a very sweet and happy go lucky person.God bless the entire family.
Posted by Tempie Forbes on 7th January 2014
We are so sorry to hear about William. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Kenny, Tempie, Karen and Kenny G. Forbes

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