COOKE Kevin R., Sr., 64, was called home on July 12, 2014. He formerly resided in Houston, Texas, were he retired from NASA after serving in the United States Air Force. He was the son of the late Spencer Cooke, Sr., and Stella Knox Cooke. Kevin was a member of Main Street Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife Brenda Mayes Cooke; children Kevin (Shauna) Cooke, Jr., Artena (Keith) Eubanks, Tromaine Bourgeois, Kevin (Lynda) Hamilton and Shardia Barber; stepchildren Kevin, Keith, and Kimberly Mayes; siblings Spencer (Angie) Cooke, Jr., Jennifer Figgs, and twin sister Karen Jones; six grandchildren and a host of family and friends. Visitation will be 10am with services at 11am Thursday, July 17 at Main Street Baptist Church, 582 W. Main Street, Lexington, KY. Burial will be at Camp Nelson National Cemetery, Nicholasville, KY. Smith and Smith Funeral home in charge of arrangements.
Smith & Smith Funeral Home
340 East 3rd Street Lexington, KY 40508
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on July 15, 2014