OBITUARY

Name:   Lucy Elizabeth (Watts) Cook

From:  The Joplin Globe, Joplin, Missouri
Date:  Sunday, February 16, 1958

LAMAR, Mo., Feb. 15 -- Mrs. Lucy Elizabeth Cook, 73 years old, died yesterday morning in Barton Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient for three weeks.

Mrs. Cook, who was born in Taney county, had lived in Barton county most of her life.  She was a member of the First Baptist church.  She was the widow of George Cook, who for many years was in the monument business in Lamar.  He died in 1956.

Surviving are two sons, Herman W. Cook of Sedalia and Ralph Cook of Selma, Ala.; a daughter, Miss Nellie Cook of Washington, D. C.; and a brother, George Watt of Lamar.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:#0 o'clock Sunday afternoon in the Chiles chapel.  The Rev. Jesse Cunningham will officiate.  Burial will be in Oakton Cemetery, west of Lamar.