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Elton Cook

Elton Cook, age 75 of Bronson, FL went to be with the Lord on Sunday October 18, 2015 at the Tri-Counties Hospice Care Center in Chiefland, FL. He was born in Judson, FL on February 19, 1940 to Earl and Lucy Mae Cook. Mr. Cook worked as a surveyor for the Stauffer Chemical Company in Tarpon Springs, Lakeland and Wimauma before returning to Bronson, FL to work at the Brice Crate Company, then later he worked as a logger. Elton was an avid fisherman, gardener a big gator Fan and loved his church family. He was preceded in death by his father and a brother, Jimmy Cook, and is survived by his wife Carol Weems Cook, his daughters Tonya Cook (Tony) Parker of Bronson and Tammy (Gilberto) Figueroa of Chiefland, his son Michael Cook, mother Lucy Mae Bass Cook, brothers Burnice Cook, Lee Cook, Cleveland Cook, Cecil Cook, and sisters Mildred Cook (Don) Dowling, Brenda Cook (Wayne) Wilkins, Charlene Cook (Tim) Speed, five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and his dog Bailey. There will be a visitation at the Milam Funeral Home of Newberry on Wednesday evening from 5-7 pm. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday October 22, 2015 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church 12250 NE 30th Avenue Chiefland, FL, where the family will receive friends for one hour prior. Interment will follow at Rosemary Hill Cemetery in Bronson, FL. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ebenezer Baptist Church.

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!

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