Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1936

CECIL I. COOK, 82, died Dec. 9, 2000, with burial in Mt. Marion Cemetery in Strawn, TX. Mr. Cook was born in Palo Pinto County to William John & Mertie Mayhar Cook. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1936 at Ranger, TX & married Eddie Marie Wimberley in Strawn. He served in the 36th Division during WWII in the U.S. Army. He worked as a machinist in Breckenridge, & then for General Dynamic & Bell Helicopter. He also worked as Constable for Eastland County. He was a member of the Church of God. Survivors at the time of his death, include his wife, Eddie Marie Cook of Ranger; a son, Cecil Edward Cook of Ft. Worth; two daughters, Kathryn Lucky of Ranger and Gayle Moore of Ft. Worth; a brother, Bryant Cook (RHS-1941) of Abilene; a sister, Genelle Goins of Abilene; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. DAUGHTER: KATHRYN COOK LUCKY, 75 of Ranger, TX went to be with the Lord on Dec. 28, 2022. Kathryn was born Dec. 31, 1946 to Eddie Marie Wimberley Cook & Cecil Ivan Cook (RHS-1936) in Ranger, TX. She was a member of the Church of God Ranger. She loved to visit with people, listen to country music, and ride around. Survivors are daughters, Edith Marie Dunn and husband Scott of Eastland and Samantha Gayle Stewart & husband Tim of Ranger; sister, Gayle Moore of Fort Worth; grand- kids, Kati Stewart, Dustin Stewart, Keema Harmon, Quana Revis, Michael Dunn, and Shandi Dunn; 15 great-grand- children, numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Vickie Roberts and Nicki Beggs Gilbert of Ranger Care Center and Darla McDonald. She is proceeded in death by parents, Eddie Marie and Cecil Cook and brother, Cecil Edward Cook.