Bennie Ray Cook, 67, of Rosiclare Illinois, died on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Hardin County General Hospital. He was born on November 28, 1948 to Henry Cook and Nora Phillips Cook in Cave In Rock, Illinois.
He is survived by his wife, Dottie Cook of Rosiclare; daughter, Tara (Jeremy) Wallace; granddaughter, Alex “Allicat” Wallace; brothers, Bud Cook, Bob (Ellen) Cook; Bertis (Becky) Cook; sister, Bonnie (Ronnie) Malcom; special sister, Cecil Tegtmeier; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry (Nora) Cook; son, Charles Henry Cook; brothers, Bill Cook and Barney Cook; and sister, Patty Jo Cook.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home, was in charge of arrangements. Visitation was held on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral services were held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Graveside committal followed at Central Cemetery. Rev. Stan Pennell and Rev. Roy Baker officiated the services.