Maurice Junior Cook, 83 of Jacksonville, passed away early Thursday morning Feb. 13, 2014, at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Bevan Cook; and his sister, Betty March.
Maurice is survived by his wife, Ellen Cook of the home; sons, Dwight Eugene Cook (Cindy Wood Cook), Michael Dennis Cook, and Brian David Cook and (friend Tamara McCoy), all of Jacksonville; and his brothers, Donald Cook (Edith) of Dubuque, Iowa, and Gary W. Cook (Carrie) of Loves Park, Ill.
There will be a graveside service at 1 p.m. Saturday afternoon at the Gurganus–Pearce family cemetery.
Arrangements by Johnson Funeral Home of Jacksonville.