Doris Jean Cook Walker

Published 12:38 pm Monday, October 9, 2017

Mrs. Doris Jean Cook Walker, 84, of Redland Road, Advance, died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017 at her home.

She was born April 22, 1933 in Davie County to the late James Clyde Cook Sr. and Rosa Florence Walker Cook. Mrs. Walker was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church. She retired from Gravely Tractor and loved working in her flowers.

She was also preceded in death by 2 sisters, Alline Boger and Peggy Carter; and 5 brothers, J.C. Cook Jr., Norman Cook, Lester Cook, Tom Cook and Buster Cook.

Survivors: her husband, Jack Walker of the home; a stepdaughter, Cindy Walker Bailey and husband Allen Todd Bailey of Advance; a stepgrandson, Ryan Bailey; 2 sisters, Carolyn Cornelius and husband Robert of Advance and Ola Boger; a sister-in-law, Jeannette Cook, both of Mocksville; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11 at Bethlehem United Methodist Church with the Rev. Chuck Baker officiating. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes prior to the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10 at Eaton Funeral Home, Mocksville.

Memorials: Davie Community Foundation, PO Box 546, Mocksville, Memo – Rosa & Clyde Cook Sr. Scholarship Fund; or Bethlehem UMC, 321 Redland Road, Advance.