PRINCETON — Services for William Aubrey “Scoby” Cook, 90, of Princeton, the Cobb community, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at Morgan’s Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Sharon Murray officiating. Burial will be in Cross Roads Cemetery in Caldwell County.
Mr. Cook died Sunday, March 31, 2013, at Caldwell Medical Center.
He was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and a retired farmer. He had worked for ITT Grinnell for more than 20 years. During World War II he worked for Republic Aviation in Evansville, Ind., building P-47 Thunderbolt airplanes.
He is survived by one son, James A. Cook of Caldwell County; one daughter, Janice Hartigan of Caldwell County; three grandchildren; several stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren, and one sister, Minnie Mitchell of Florida.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Louise Goodaker Cook; two brothers and two sisters. His parents were Omer and Iva Denham Cook.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at the funeral home.