WAKARUSA — Ruth Louise Cook, 97, 300 N. Washington St., died Thursday at 9:40 p.m. at Miller’s Merry Manor, Wakarusa.
She was born Feb. 25, 1916 in Fort Wayne, to Abraham L. and Pearl N. (Graves) Wollam.
She married Arthur H. Cook Jr. May 30, 1937. He died March 30, 2002.
She is survived by her son, Larry J. (Jacquie) Cook, Elberta, Ala.; daughters, Margaret Ann Cook, Middlebury, and Carolyn Sue (William) Holderman, Elberta, Ala.
Friends may call Monday from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret-Lienhart Funeral Home, 117 W. Waterford St., Wakarusa. The Revs. Ron Storms and Ron Bowman will officiate.
Burial will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Garden.