John Leonard Cook

John Leonard Cook, 83, of Whitesburg, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 20, 2019 after an extended illness. He was born in Claiborne County and was a member of Three Springs Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army. He retired from General Electric. Preceding him in death were his parents, Mack and Dovie Cook; brothers, Ray, Herbert, Clarence and Lowell Cook; and granddaughter, Brennan Smith.

He leaves behind his beloved wife of 63 years, Barbara Johnson Cook; son, David (Dana) Cook; daughters, Lynette (Russ) Smith Patterson, Leigh Ann (Billy) Westmoreland; grandchildren, Bryar Smith, Madisson Westmoreland, Jace Smith, Will Westmoreland, Griffin Patterson; great-granddaughter, Carter Grace Green; brothers, Fred (Betty), Carl, James Russell (Roma Dell) and Bert Cook; sisters, Ella (Oliver) Boldin, Bubbis Ruth Cook, Anna Mae (Randy) Widner; and close to 100 nieces, nephews and close relatives.

The family will receive friends in the Chapel of Stubblefield Funeral Home 5 – 7 p.m. Sunday, June 23. Funeral services to follow at 7 p.m. with Revs. Stanley Carpenter and Steve Johnson officiating. Family and friends will meet in Hamblen Memory Gardens 1:45 p.m. Monday, June 24 for a 2 p.m. graveside service. Military honors will be provided by VFW Post #5266.

Arrangements by Stubblefield Funeral Home

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