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Donnie L. Cook

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Donnie L. Cook Obituary
ODESSA Donnie L. Cook, 67, of Odessa, died Monday, September 10, 2012, in a Big Spring hospital.
Memorial services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Circle J Cowboy Church, 300 W. 31st, Odessa, Texas 79764.
Donnie was born June 22, 1945, in Memphis, Texas and married Shirley Easlon in February of 1984 in Odessa. He served in the United States Navy as an Electronics Tech Specialist. He took this knowledge and began working in the Radio Broadcast field. His 30 year career in radio brought him from engineer at many stations in the area to finally owning La Caliente radio station in Odessa. He loved fishing and being around his horses. He will be greatly missed.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Cook; two daughters, Dalice McMillan and husband, Trey and De-Andra Tanksley and husband, Gary all of Odessa; five granddughters, Dylan McMillan, Dannie McMillan, Dakota McMillan, Dyani Tanksley, and Demi Tanksley; four brothers, Danny Cook and wife, Rhealene, Dwight Cook, Duane Cook, and Darvis Cook; one sister, Darlene Roberts; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Donnie was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Lillian (Grimes) Cook and two grandsons, Ethan and Xavier Tanksley.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com.
Published in Odessa American on Sept. 12, 2012
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