Dallas Brooks Cook
Mr. Dallas Brooks Cook, 83, of Blountstown, FL, passed away early Saturday morning, August 23, 2014, in Blountstown.
Brooks was born in Calhoun County on July 18, 1931, and had lived here all of his life. He was a retired paper maker with St. Joe Paper Company with 39 years of service. He was a member of the Grumpy Old Men’s Club and served in several positions in his Church.
Brooks was preceded in death by his parents, George and Ruby (Bryant) Cook; two brothers, Edward Cook and Max Cook; and a sister, Margaret Burch.
Brooks was a member of the Bristol Pentecostal Holiness Church in Bristol, FL.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Cook, of Blountstown; two daughters, Debbie White and her husband, George, of Altha, and Regina Bailey and her husband, Jimbo, of Lynn Haven, FL; three brothers, Tommy Cook and his wife, Sandra, of Blountstown, Donnie Cook and his wife, Roberta, of Tampa, FL, and Richard Cook and his wife, Syble, of Marianna, FL; three sisters, Agnes Hunt and her husband, Jack, of Dothan, AL, Hazel Johnson and her husband, Larry, of Atlanta, GA, and Helen Alvarez of Tampa, FL; six grandchildren, Jodi Findeisen and her husband, Micah, Brooke Hall and her husband, Ben, Jacob White and Joshua White, Cayla Davis and her husband, Neil, and Camren Coxwell and his wife, Hope; and six great-grandchildren, Anna Jo Hall, Madalyn Hall, Anistyn Davis, Sadie Coxwell, Cole Price and Ryan Price.
Funeral services will be held Monday, August 25, at 3:00 pm (CDT) at the Bristol Pentecostal Holiness Church with Reverend Coy Collins and Reverend David Goodman officiating. Interment will follow in Pine Memorial Cemetery in Blountstown. The family will receive friends Monday, August 25, from 2:00 pm (CDT) until service time at 3:00 pm (CDT) at the Bristol Pentecostal Holiness Church. The family requests, in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to Covenant Hospice, 4215 Kelson Ave. Suite E, Marianna, FL 32446.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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Earnard ‘Ernie’ Joel Arnold, 69, of Hosford, Florida, passed away Wednesday, August 13, 2014, in Tallahassee, Florida.
He was born July 6, 1945, to John Thomas and Claudia Iola (White) Arnold. ‘Ernie’ was a lifelong resident of Hosford and worked for Liberty County Road Department as a heavy equipment operator for many years. He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, Tom Bernard Arnold; and his sister, Lettie Langdale.
Survivors include two sisters, Jeanette Smith and her husband, Charles, of Tallahassee, and Martha Ingram of Bristol, Florida; and many nieces, nephews, and other extended family.
A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. ET, Saturday, August 16, in Wesleyan Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. ET, Friday, August 15, at Adams Funeral Home in Bristol.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements (phone 674-5449). You may offer the family online condolences at adamsfh.com. [Full Story »]