Garland W. Cook, age 92, of Danville, Virginia, passed on October 14,2020 at Roman Eagle Rehab and Healthcare Center.
Mr. Cook was born on November 4, 1927, in Pelham, North Carolina, to the late Sam Sanford Cook and Rosa Durham Cook. He lived most his life in Danville where he was self-employed for many years. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War where he served two tours of duty. Mr. Cook was of the Christian faith.
Mr. Cook is survived by his daughters, Charmaine Y. Cockran (Michael) and Marquita Morris; son-in-law, Larry G. Morris; grandchildren, Steven D. Morris, Jaime L. Morris, Joshua A. Morris (Melissa), Morgan R. Morris and Wesley J. Cockran (Bobbi); great grandchildren, Jacob Morris, Abigail Morris, Hailey Morris, Matthew Morris, Joshua Morris, Serenity Morris, Cadence Cockran and Noah Cockran; sister, Barbara Wray and brother, Richard Cook.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by five sisters and three brothers.
Graveside services will be conducted on Sunday, October 18, 2020 at 2:00 PM with Pastor Matthew Pacifico officiating with military honors conducted by the American Legion Post 1097.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Roman Eagle for their care.
Swicegood Funeral Service is respectfully serving the Cook family.