Family of John Edward COOK (245) & Afra DOUGLAS
Obituary: Dimple Cook Robinson, 79, of Hollow Rock, died Tuesday, April 6, at the Huntingdon Health & Rehabilitation Center. Services were held on Thursday, April 8, at Mixie Missionary Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Rev. Rufus Chandler and Rev. Kevin Holland officiated at the services. Dilday Funeral Hall was in charge of the arrangements. Pallbearers who served were John Cook, Roger Neely, Don Paynor, Jesse Parker, Phil Robertson and Gene Robertson. Mrs. Robertson, the daughter of the late John Edward and Afra Mae Douglas Cook, was born March 27, 1920, in the Mt. Gillard Community. She was a homemaker and member of the Mixie Missionary Baptist Church. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Martha Robertson; and a brother, Billy Cook. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, R.B. Robertson of Hollow Rock; two brothers, I.D. Cook of Buena Vista and Jim Cook of Lexington; and two grandsons, David Robertson, Jr. and Mitchell Edward Robertson.
Dimple married R. B. ROBERTSON, son of Luther ROBERTSON & Vessie BREWER. Born on 2 Jan 1920 in Henderson County, Tennessee. At the age of 81, R. B. died in Huntingdon, Carroll County, Tennessee on 1 Jan 2002. Buried on 3 Jan 2002 in Mixie Baptist Church Cemetery, Carroll County, Tennessee. Resided in Hollow Rock, Carroll County, Tennessee in 1999.
Obituary: R.B. Robertson, 81, of the Mixie Community of Hollow Rock, died Tuesday, January 1, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon. Services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, January 3, at the Mixie Missionary Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Bro. Rufus Chandler and Bro. Kevin Holland officiated. Pallbearers who served were Jean Robertson, Phil Robertson, Jessie Parker, J.C. Neely, Eddie Stewart and Mike Ledsinger. Chase Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Mr. Robertson, the son of the late Luther and Vessie Brewer Robertson, was born January 2, 1920, in Henderson County. He was a World War II Army Veteran, having served in the 51st Combat Engineer Company, and a member of the Mixie Missionary Baptist Church, where he taught Sunday School for over 40 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dimple Cook Robertson, who died April 6, 1999; a daughter, Martha Frances Robertson; and three sisters, Aldeana Parker, Marine Holmes and Naomi Robertson. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, David and Scherrie Robertson of Hollow Rock; two brothers, Ezra Gray Robertson of Sardis and Teenie Ray Robertson of Chicago, Illinois; two grandsons, David Robertson, Jr., and Mitchell Edward
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