Menola Bama Cook Beck, 90, of Bonifay, died Jan. 18, 2009 at her home. She was born March 9, 1918 in Bartow to the late Henry and Mattie Pettis Hinson. Beck was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Frank Beck; her children’s father, Gordon Cook; son, William Quay Cook and his father, Tom Cook; grandson, James Keith Haskins; great-granddaughter, Kylie Shaw; brothers, Alcus Hinson, Lexie Hinson, Aubrey Hinson and Dewey Hinson; and sisters, Marylee Mahan and Mayvee Owens.
She is survived by her son, Lexie “Bobo” Cook (Linda) of Vernon; daughters, Bobbie Cook Haskins of Vernon, LeVone Cook Rose (Gene) of Quincy and Sue Cook Shaw (Crayton) of Vernon; sister, Lenora Bennett of Lakeland; friend, Robert Glenn of Bonifay; 10 grandchildren, Connie, Felecia, Angie, Patty, Shawn, Scott, Kyle, B.J., Jonathan and Doug; 10 great-grandchildren and 13 great-great-grandchildren.
Services were held Jan. 21 at Vernon Evangelistic Church with interment in the Vernon City Cemetery.
Peel Funeral Home of Bonifay