Shelba J. Cook, age 81, of Cadiz, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018, at her home. Mrs. Cook was retired from office administration at Acme Freight after 29 years of service. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church in Trigg County.
She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Harold Wayne Cook of Cadiz; three daughters, Theresa (Sonny) Wright of Clarksville, Tennessee, Carole (James) Ross of Lemont, Illinois, and Katie (Greg) Gallagher of Elmhurst, Illinois; seven grandchildren, Ryan (Lindsey) Wright, Alyx Wright, Katelyn Wright, J.T. Ross, Matthew Ross, Spencer Gallagher, and Lucas Gallagher; three great grandchildren, Ryli Robert Wright, Laci Wright, and Zoi Wright; one brother, David (Jan) Clark of Buchanan, Tennessee; and four sisters, Virginia (Tom) Schreuder of Munster, Indiana, Bettie Flatt of Mayfield, Kentucky, Mary (Gene) Sobba of Surprise, Arizona, and Joyce O'Connor of Decatur, Alabama.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar George and Leona Moran Clark, one granddaughter, Sarah Christina Ross, eight brothers, and four sisters.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main Street in Cadiz, where the family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30, 2018, with a memorial service to begin at 7:00 p.m. Reverend Greg Wells will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church, c/o Daren Grant, P.O. Box 1262, Cadiz, KY 42211.