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Obituary for Charles Ray Cook

Charles Ray Cook , 72, of Lincoln, Arkansas died Saturday, October 24th, 2020. He was born in September 25, 1948 in Lincoln, AR. to Ray Gates and Edna Janes. He was the oldest of all his siblings. Charles is preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Karen Bishop and Brenda Martin of Siloam Springs, AR. Charles is survived by his wife, of 47 years, Kathryn "Colleen" Robison; two sons, Mark Cook and wife Michele of Siloam Springs, AR., Paul Cook and wife Delisa of Siloam Springs, AR; six grandchildren, Dustin Brown and wife Ali, Dylan Cook and wife Samantha, Dalton Cook, Hadley Cook, Drew Cook, and Cameron Harrington; two great grandchildren, Cayson Cook and AdiLou Brown, siblings, Linda Gates, Barbara Ford, Terri Brooks, Kenneth Gates, Ricky Gates, and Paul Gates; step mother Martha Gates; life long friends, Bob and Joyce Whitaker. Charles worked for 21 years at Webb Wheel. He owned a Turkey farm for 14 years in Lincoln, AR. The last 17 years he drove a truck. He loved hunting, watching Westerns, trains, and being with family. A Celebration of Life graveside Memorial will be held Saturday November 7th, at 11am at Martin Cemetery in Siloam Springs.
In lieu of flowers, the family ask memorials be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation-230 East Ohio Street
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