David L. Cook, 82, of Owensboro passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. Born November 3, 1937 in DeSoto, Missouri, David later attended college and received a degree in Electrical Engineering. He served his country in the U.S. Army before beginning his employment with General Electric and relocating to Owensboro. He worked for G.E. and later MPD until his retirement. David found much enjoyment in his dogs and being a square dance caller for 30 years. He loved being with his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mr. Cook was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Bob Cook, and his step-daughter, Cynthia Osborne.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Phyllis Cook; step-daughter, Sandra Payne of Maceo; six grandchildren, Amie Lambert (Jon), Latasha Blanton (Bo), April Payne (Brian Schaeffer), Travis Shelton (Jen), Marcus Payne (Misty), and Glenn Shelton (Marilyn); 14 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.
The funeral service for David Cook will be 2:00 pm Wednesday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory where visitation will be from 9:00 am until time of service. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society, 1302 Frederica Street Owensboro, KY 42301
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