Vernette Turner Cook, 91, of Casar, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017 at
Cleveland Pines Nursing Center in Shelby.
Born on January 14, 1926, in Rutherford County, she was a daughter of the
late Clelo Turner and Zennie Waters Turner. She was a homemaker and member
of Morris Memorial Baptist Church. Vernett enjoyed working puzzles and loved
cooking for her family.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband J.D.
Cook, three brothers, Winsow Turner, Dewey Turner, and O.C. Turner; and two
sisters, Versie Whisnant & Mae Turner.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Carol Cook,
Rev. Tommy and Stary Cook, and Douglas and Joyce Cook all of Casar; five
grandchildren and spouses, Neal Cook, Kristie and Jacob Wellmon, Beryl and
Sommer Cook, Brandon and Jennifer Cook, and Bryan and Bonnie Cook; thirteen
great grandchildren, Matthew Cook and wife Elizabeth, Nathan Cook, Elijah
Cook, Jordan Cook, Tyler Wease, Dylan Cook, Tinley Cook, Madison Cook, Ally
Cook, Mason Wellmon, Abbie Wellmon, Jace Cook and Aimee Cook; and two great
great grandchildren, Macey and Gunner Cook.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5:00 PM to 7:00PM at
Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home, Fallston.
The funeral service will held on Wednesday at 2:00 PM at Morris Memorial
Baptist Church with the Dr. Chris Emory, Rev. Tommy Cook and Rev. Landon
Rice officiating. The body will lie in state thirty minutes before the
service at the church.
Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Morris Memorial Baptist Church, 421 Morris Ch. Rd.,
Casar, NC 28020
Condolences may be made online at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation
Center, Inc., Fallston.