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Leila Aline Cantrell Cook

Obituary Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Aline Cantrell Cook, age 85 of Stone Mountain, formerly of Sautee, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2012.

Mrs. Cook was born January 7, 1927 in Sautee-Nacoochee to the late Charlie Casey and Lula Pearl Adams Cantrell. She moved to Atlanta to work for the Bell Aircraft Plant for the war effort. After the war she worked for Southern Bell until leaving to start a family.

She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her sisters, Fannie, Anna, and Laura and brother, Esco.

Survivors include her husband of 63 years, W.F. "Bill" Cook, Stone Mountain; sons and daughters-in-law, Jim and Joy Cook, Lawrenceville; Ed and Connie Cook, Lilburn; John and Becky Cook, Lilburn; daughter, Karen Lynn Cook, Stone Mountain; grandchildren, Nell Cook, James and Kristine Cook, Carrie Cook, Debbie and Jon Mason, Hannah Cook, Elizabeth Cook, Emily Cook, Charis Cook, Daniel Cook, Dorathea Cook, Alethea Cook; 3 great-grandsons and brother, Eugene Cantrell.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM Friday, April 6, 2012 at Bethel Baptist Church. The Rev. R.C. King will officiate. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Cook will lie in state at the church from 12:30 PM until the funeral hour.

The family will receive friends at their home from 2-4 PM Saturday.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Alzheimer's Association 41 Perimeter Center East, Suite 550 Atlanta, GA 30346.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

Funeral Date
04/06/2012 at 12:00AM
Funeral Home
Barrett Funeral Home