John Bruce Cook Jr., 86, of Wellsburg, WV, died on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at home.
He was born on February 25, 1928, in Wellsburg, WV, a son of the late John Bruce Cook, Sr. and Ruth (Adams) Cook.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Jonice Ray Cook.
He was a member of the Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Laura Lee Richards Cook; a daughter, Judith Ann (Tim) Ennis and a son, John Richard (Bev) Cook both of Wellsburg, WV; three grandchildren, Thomas Ennis, Ryan Cook, and Megan Cook all of Wellsburg, WV.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 5, from 5-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV.
Friends will then be received on Friday, June 6, from noon until time of the funeral services at 1 p.m. at the Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church, 1340 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV 26070, with the Rev. Bryce Grieco, officiating.
Interment will follow in Brooke Cemetery in Wellsburg, WV.
Full military honors will be conducted by the Ohio Valley Veterans Memorial Squad.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Brooke Hills Free Methodist Church, 1340 Washington Pike, Wellsburg, WV 26070 or Valley Hospice, 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, OH 43943.
Condolences may be sent to: www.mullenbachfh.com.