2018-01-24 / Obituaries

Jeremy Cook dies at 39


Letcher County native Jeremy Cook died in Cincinnati earlier this month after a long illness. He was 39. Letcher County native Jeremy Cook died in Cincinnati earlier this month after a long illness. He was 39. Funeral services were held earlier this month for Jeremy Reid Cook, 39, of Stanford, who died January 1 in Cincinnati after a long illness.

Born in Whitesburg to Jerry and Diane Cook of Thornton, he worked as a physical therapy assistant at Signature Healthcare in Brodhead and Danville for 16 years. Jeremy was an avid golfer who loved spending time with his wife and sons.

He is survived by his wife of seven years, Bridgete Cook; two sons, Bentley Cook and Brooks Cook; one brother, Justin Cook (Morgan) of Deane; grandmother Gyrtle Cook of Whitesburg; niece Cali Cook, and special cousin Kayleigh England. He was preceded in death by three grandparents, Hatler Holbrook, Mavis Holbrook, and James Cook.

Funeral services were held January 6 at Grace Fellowship Church in Stanford. A private family interment will be held at a later date.

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