“In Memoriam” listings are expanded paid obituaries, phrased as the family requests, and may include enhanced information or photographs that might not fit within free death notices.
Margaret L. Cook, age 91, of Marion, passed away July 4, 2020, at St Luke Living Center while in the company of her family and friends.
Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Leota Blevins; her husband, C.E. Cook; her brothers, John and Kenneth Blevins; and her three sons, William, George, and Kenneth Ballard.
She is survived by her two daughters, Garrie Stang of Humboldt and Margaret (and husband Robert) Nichols, of Marion; two sisters, June Alexander, Wichita, and Judy Harmon, Amarillo, Texas; seven grandchildren; nine greatgrandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Margaret also had four stepchildren, along with many step grandchildren and step great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be planned at a later date. The final resting place will be beside C.E. Cook, and her sons, William and George, in Scared Heart Cemetery, Emporia.
Memorials to St. Luke Living Center may be sent in care of Roberts Blue Barnett, 605 State St, Emporia KS 66801.
Last modified July 9, 2020