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Lafayette Memoria Park
Monday October 26th, 2020

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Graveside Service

Lafayette Memoria Park
Monday October 26th, 2020

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Johnny Cooke

Johnny Lee Cooke, 75, of Hope Mills, died Wednesday, October 14, 2020, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Johnny is the son of Pearl Grant and the late Herbert Cooke. Johnny served as a Marine during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked in auto salvage and shipping at Young’s Auto Center & Salvage. Johnny was a kind and loving husband and father. He loved fishing, playing golf and spending time with his lab, Jake.

Johnny is survived by his wife, Yvonne Cooke of the home; his daughters; Casey Cooke and Laura Cooke, step daughters; Mary Jo Canady and Audra Bramble; son, Johnny Cooke, Jr.; grandson: Kendrick Cooke, step grandsons; Griffin Canady and Benjamin Canady, and 2 great grandchildren, sisters; Sharon Cooke, Lou Huyck, Kay King, and Teresa McLean; and brothers, Michael Grant, and Sam Cooke.

He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert Cooke and a twin brother, Jimmy Cooke.

A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 26, 2020, at Lafayette Memorial Park, 2301 Ramsey Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301, conducted by Rev. PJ Southam. The family is in care of McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls, NC.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made St. Pauls Presbyterian Church, PO Box 283, St. Pauls, NC 28384.

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I am so sorry little sister. Last time We were all together was Aunt Marys funeral. Till we all meet again Cousin Johnny. Will the circle be unbroken, By and by Lord, by and by. Theres a better home awaiting in the sky, Lord, in the sky.......

Kay Nattin Oct 26 2020 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family. We are so sorry for your loss.

Frankie and Shirley Teague Oct 22 2020 12:00 AM

Sending love and prayers to Sharon and family.

Peggy Page Britt Oct 21 2020 12:00 AM

Yvonne and Family, sorry for your loss. My prayers go with you and Family. Judy Sanders Moore and Bruce Moore

Judy Moore Oct 21 2020 12:00 AM

Brother I will miss you forever and all the good memories of when you helped and visited me while I was down. Ill think of you and will cry every time I put a puzzle together. We were puzzling buddies. Hope you are peaceful and happy now in Heaven with Daddy and Jimmy. Missing you always. Love Your Little Sister

Sharon Oct 20 2020 12:00 AM

So sad to hear of Johnnys passing. My thoughts are with his family. Graduated high school with Johnny and he was a good friend through those growing up years. My prayers are with him.

Kay Jordan Zoucha Oct 19 2020 12:00 AM