Anniston - Funeral services for Mrs. Vera L. Duboise Cook, 92, of Anniston, will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at K.L. Brown Memory Chapel with the Reverend Dr. Roland Brown officiating. Entombment will follow at Forestlawn Mausoleum. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday. Mrs. Cook passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at NE Alabama Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Cook was a native of Franklin County but had resided in Anniston since 1941. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Anniston from 1951 - 1968. She had been an active member of Golden Springs Baptist Church and the Friendship Sunday school class since 1968. She was also retired from Hudson's Department Store after 41 years of service. She loved gardening, sewing and ceramic craft work but most of all, she doted on her sons and grandson. She was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, A.T. Cook; her parents, Green D. Duboise and Annie Lee Smith Duboise; a brother, Curtis Lee Duboise and a sister, Willie Mae Duboise Beasly. Mrs. Cook is survived by her two sons, Boyce W. Cook and his wife, Caroline, of Roanoke, Va., and Lt. Col. Larry T. Cook, USAF, retired and his wife, Kaye, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; a sister, Jolene Duboise Baker, of Phil Campbell; grandsons, Kevin B. Cook, of Colorado Springs, Colo., Perry B. Cook and his wife, Sonja, of Enfield, Conn., Larry T. Cook Jr. and his wife, Audra, of Lincoln, Neb., Chad Smith and his wife, Stacey, of Ellicott City, Md., and Shawn Smith and his wife, Stephanie, of West Des Moines, Iowa; great-grandchildren, Larry T. Cook III, of Crete, Neb., Andrew Cook, of Scottsbluff, Neb., Alexander Helman, of Shawnee, Kan., and Kaili Smith and Meghan Smith, both of West Des Moines, Iowa, and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be her grandsons. Memorials may be made to Golden Springs Baptist Church, 3 Robertson Road, Anniston, AL 36207. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.klbrownmemorychapel.com.
K.L. Brown Memory Chapel 620 Golden Springs Road Anniston, AL 36207 (256) 231-2334