Charles Clark Cook, age 92, of Nicholasville, made heaven his home on Saturday August 25. He was a resident at the Owingsville Manor. Charles was born in Nicholasville on August 18, 1926 to the late Julius Caesar Cook and Meadie Lou Lowery Cook. He served his country proudly as a member of the United States Marine Corps. After his duty, he worked at the Veterans Hospital in Lexington. Charles will be remembered as a kind man, with a giving heart that liked to sing. He will be greatly missed by his family, friends and the staff at Owingsville Manor.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving daughter, Cheryl (Michael) Berqbauer; two sons, Ricky Cook and Billy Cook; two grandsons, Michael J. Berqbauer and Nicholas Berqbauer; two granddaughters, Amanda Balderas and Laura Thomas; Several great grandchildren.
A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday August 30, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at the Richardson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Nicholasville at 12:30 p.m.. Military Honors will be conducted.
The family asks that donations be made to St. Claire Hospice or the Cancer Research Foundation in lieu of flowers.
Richardson Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.