Juanita M. Cook, 90

Juanita M. Cook, 90, of Wabash, died 6:18 a.m., Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. She was born on March 3, 1931, in Indianapolis, to William Rollin and Bernice (McClain) Brooks.

Juanita was a homemaker. She married Robert Terrell Cook in Beanblossom on Jan. 28, 1948; he died Jan. 1994. Juanita was a member of the Eastern Star in Franklin. She enjoyed dancing, flying, roller skating, gambling, playing yahtzee, and doing jigsaw puzzles.

She is survived by eight children, John Robert "Bobby" (Sue) Cook of Indianapolis, William Michael (Cathy) Cook of Greeensburg, James Terrence (Kathy) Cook of Shelbyville, Richard Timothy Cook of San Diego, Calif., Priscilla Marie (Eric) Lewis of Mesa, Ariz., Patrick Louis Cook of Nampa, Idaho, Patricia Louise (Gary) Grimm, and Jill Ann Cook Woodward, both of Wabash; 15 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.  She was also preceded in death by her parents; son, Paul T. Cook; daughter, Karen Sue Cook; brother, William M. Brooks; two sisters, Martha Louise Goddard and Betty Jean Cory; and granddaughter, Tabitha Ann Woodward.

Per Juanita's wishes, there will be no public services. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

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Posted on 2021 Jun 28