Nancy E. Cook
Nancy E. Cook – Age 88. July 13, 2022. Nancy was born in Graves County, Kentucky on May 23, 1934. She was the daughter of the late Sammie Briney and Jack Briney of Mayfield, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her husband Max W. Cook. Nancy graduated from Murray State University and spent most of her life in education. Nancy taught at Draughon’s Business College in Nashville, Lebanon High School where she also served as a teacher and as a principal. She also served as the Director of School Food Services for the Wilson County Schools. Nancy enjoyed teaching Sunday School at various churches for fifty-four years.
Survivors are sons Randy S. (Jenny Lee) Cook; Marc A. Cook; four grandchildren, Kristin (Luke) Puryear, Mallory (Adam) Maxwell, Alex Marshall and Peyton Ryan Cook. She had five great grandchildren who became her pride and joy: Harper, Grace Ann, Max, Marshall, and Mary Alice.
Her remains rest at Crossroads Church, 300 North Maple Street, Lebanon, TN, where the family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. Funeral service will be on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 6:00 pm at Crossroads Church. Doors for the service will open at 5:30pm with son Randy Cook officiating the service. Nancy was a lover of the color “pink” so those attending are encouraged to include that color in your choice of attire for the evening. Interment will be private and for family only at the Cedar Grove Cemetery.
The family requests that memorials be made to Crossroads Church, P.O. Box 2729, Lebanon, TN 37088.
LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon (615) 444-2142 www.ligonbobo.com
All her beautiful qualities will carry on through you. Stay strong and hold on to the beautiful memories.
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
she will truly be miss, RIP.
I too was touch by her. Only person who gave me the paddle in high school (tardiness). But it was out of love for her students and I truly feel it bothered her more than me.
Beautiful, classy lady inside and out!