July 29, 1929 ~ November 18, 2009
Vera Bit Cook LINDENFuneral services for Vera Bit Cook., 80, of Linden will be at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, November 21, 2009 at Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home Chapel with Jerry McKellar officiating. Burial will be in the Linden Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home, Inc., in Linden. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Mrs. Cook was born July 29, 1929 in Maud, Oklahoma and she died November 18, 2009 in an Atlanta, Texas, hospital. She was a beautician and a member of the Bethel-Cass Baptist Church. Mrs. Cook is survived by: two daughters, Carolyn Sue Cope of Hughes Springs and Donna Kay Early and husband, Joe Pat of Linden, one son, Norman Cook, Sr. of Atlanta. Also survived by three brothers, James B. Mitchell and wife Earline, Jimmy C. Mitchell and wife, Judy, all of Hughes Springs, and Bobby G. Mitchell of Canton; four sisters, Juanita Thomas of Dallas, Yvonne Pritchett of Hughes Springs, Ann Furlow and husband, Jerry of Hughes Springs and Mary Powers of Mt. Pleasant and nine grandchildren Toni and Brian Sircely, Craig and Tricia Cook, Tammy and Bill Wright, Shane Early, Shawna Early, Norman R. Cook Jr., Andy Cook, Karen and Johnny Cox, and Christine and Norman Brown, and ten great -grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Curly Cook; parents Charles Olin and Vera Iola Mitchell; brothers Charles Olin Mitchell Jr., Gerald Wayne Mitchell; and sisters Maxine McTyre and Frances Pogue, and Betty Taylor.