Editor’s note: Mr. Cook died Friday in Muscle Shoals as the result of a motorcycle accident.
MUSCLE SHOALS — Charles Calvin Cook Jr. passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017, at the age of 41. His visitation will be today at Morrison Funeral Home, Cherokee, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. The funeral service will be Thursday, July 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Jerrell Gillentine and Lance Foster officiating. He will be buried in Oakgrove Cemetery, Iuka.
Charles was preceded in death by his mother, Portia Franks. He is survived by his loving wife, Labrisca Cook; son, River Cook; father, Charles Calvin Cook Sr.; stepfather, Roger Helton and wife, Donna; brother, Sean Helton and wife, Anna; niece, Juliana Helton; and nephew, Quinlan Helton.
Pallbearers will be David Gist, Ryan Boyd, Michael Ricketts, Jamie Smith, Lee Landis, and Blair Davis.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kruzin’ for a Cure.