BLOOMINGDALE-Geneva Mae "Dee Dee" Cook, 88, died on Wednesday at her home under the care of Odyssey Home Health Care.
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Dee Dee was a native of Bryan County and a graduate of Bryan County High School. She lived the last 35 years in Faulkville. She was active in the Lakeside Farms Community Association and one of the original founding members of the Faulkville Fire Department and Auxiliary and the first female bindery foreman for Kennickell Printing. She was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church. She was a fun loving individual who loved to fish and work in her yard with her flowers. She will be sadly missed by her family, friends and neighbors.
She was predeceased by her parents, William Canty Cook and Hettie Bell Davis and two brothers, Marvin Edison Cook Sr. and Robert Lee Cook.
She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Cooke of Faulkville; sister, Edith Beasley of Bloomingdale; sister-in-law, Ann Cook of Savannah; nine nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Friday in the chapel of the funeral home with burial to follow at Lower Black Creek Cemetery in Ellabell.
The family would like to give special appreciation to the staff of Odyssey Home Health Care, especially Elizabeth Tisdale and Carol Gibbons. Remembrances may be given in memory of Dee Dee to Odyssey Health Care, 5105 Paulsen St., Suite 225D, Savannah, GA 31405.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Homes
West Chatham Chapel
June 26, 2008
West Chatham Chapel - Pooler
901 Highway 80 West
Pooler, GA 31322
Published in Effingham Herald from June 25 to July 2, 2008