Laurel “Turner” Cook of Doolittle passed from this life on October 24, 2013 at the age of 92 years. She was born in Newburg, Missouri on August 7, 1921 the daughter of Jesse and Doll Turner. Laurel was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 67 years Woodrow Cook, an infant son Pete Cook, a sister Rose Hance, and 2 brothers Kenny & Clifford Turner. She is survived by Linda Marshall of Newburg, Judy VanKirk of Newburg, 4 grandchildren Mike and Candace Marshall, Bobbi and Craig Johnson, a sister Betty Rosenburg, and a brother Thomas Sonny Turner and a host of other relatives and friends. Laurel loved quilting, sewing, and knitting. She loved square dancing, music, and going to yard sales. Laurel loved to spend time with her family and many friends.
Services for Laurel Cook will be held at the First Christian Church in Newburg, MO. Visitation will be held on Monday, October 28, 2013 from 6:30 - 8:30 P.M. Funeral will be held Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 10:00 A.M. Interment will be held at the Pea Ridge Roach Cemetery.
In leu of flowers Memorial Donations may be made to Pea Ridge Roach Cemetery, The Houston House Committee, or The Newburg Park Association. All arrangements were made under the direction of the Teague and Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, MO.