Karen Annette Cook of St. James, Mo. passed away at her home on Monday, May 13, 2013. Karen Cook was 49 years, 9 months and 5 days of age.
Karen Cook was born on August 8th, 1963 in Rolla, Missouri to her parents: John Trowbridge and Geraldine Watkins.
Karen Cook was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Karen Cook is survived by her father: John Trowbridge and step-mother: Norma Trowbridge of Steelville, Mo.; mother: Geraldine Watkins of Rolla, Mo.; husband: Jerry Cook of Belle, Mo.; three sons: Matthew John Yates of Cook Station, Mo.; Chadd Allen Yates and wife Desiree of Cook Station, Mo.; and Cody Dennis Yates and wife Brittney of Owensville, Mo.; one daughter: Sarah Yates of Steelville, Mo.; one brother: Michael John Trowbridge of Rolla, Mo.; and two sisters: Chris Murphy of Tallahassee, Florida; and Elizabeth Miles and husband Terry of Steelville, Mo. along with nine grandchildren. Karen Cook will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Preceding Karen Cook in death is one daughter: Sisley Yates; and one brother: James Daniel Trowbridge.
Visitation for Karen Cook will be on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 6 - 8 P.M. at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Mo.
Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Mo. with Allen Miles officiating. Burial will be in the Asher Cemetery in rural St. James, Mo.
Those wishing to leave online condolences may do so at www.jonesfunerals.com.
All arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Mo.