In memory of
Bobbie S. Cook, 90, retired homemaker, went to dwell in the everlasting arms of her Lord and Savior on Monday, June 8, 2020 at NHC Somerville, TN. She was born to Avery and Novel Lynn Pitts Shepherd on March 28, 1930 in Humboldt, TN. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, James A. Cook of 61 years. She served faithfully, as a church nursery worker and later as a Sunday School teacher at Range Hills Baptist Church, Memphis, TN. She was a past member of the Oakwood Baptist Church in Milan and she graduated from Milan High School in 1948. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James A. Cook and a son in law Tommy Hughes. She is survived by her siblings; Joyce Jones (Joe) of Buchanan, TN, Wayne Shepherd of Nesbit, MS, Robert J Shepherd (Sue Ann) of Pensacola, FL. She is survived by her four Children; Steve Cook of Somerville, Paula Hughes of Arlington, Amy Walker (Leo) of Somerville, and Tim Cook (Brenda) of Oakland, three grandchildren, Michelle Williams (Jon), Brian Hughes (Jamie), Melissa Walker, and four great-grandchildren, Christian and Gavin Williams, Elisha and Levi Hughes, several nieces and nephews and many special friends and their families. Funeral service will be held on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 2 pm at Bodkin Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Gibson County Memory Gardens near Milan. Visitation with the family will be held on Friday from 12 – 2 pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial may be directed to the Gideons International.
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