Mrs. Eva Mae Cook, of Forest Hill, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019. She was born on August 16, 1920 in Trumann, Arkansas to William Marion Ledbetter and Maud (Marcum) Ledbetter. She married Rev. Floyd H. Cook on April 13, 1940. Eva was a loving pastor’s wife, mother, and grandmother. Eva had a passion for sharing the gospel with children and dedicated her life to serving in various children’s ministries that included Child Evangelism Fellowship, Awana, VBS, YMCA, and children’s church. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty years; son, Kenneth Cook; daughter, Genoise Bowden; parents; brothers, Houston Bohanon, Lester Ledbetter, Thomas Ledbetter, and Jack Ledbetter.
Those left to cherish her memories are her sons, Fulton Cook and wife Rose, Dennis Cook, Michael Cook and wife Shelia, Daniel Cook and wife Connie; daughters, Martha Pitman and husband Jerry, Lydia Weido and husband Bob, Deborah Gaddy and husband Walter; twenty-seven grandchildren, and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in memory of Mrs. Eva Mae Cook to the Worth Baptist Church Missionaries https://www.worthbc.org/give/ or the Gideon’s at https://www.gideons.org/donate.
Funeral service for Eva will be Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 10:00AM at Worth Baptist Church 4900 Campus Drive Fort Worth, Texas 76119 with interment to follow at Emerald Hills Memorial Park in Kennedale. The family will receive friends for visitation on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 from 6:00-8:00PM at Emerald Hills Funeral Home in Kennedale.
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