On March 11, 2003; JONES LASSISTER COOKE; beloved husband of Laura Elaine Cooke; devoted father of Damian Jamil Cooke and Monique Diane Cooke; beloved brother of Patricia Strong and Marshall Cooke. Survived by nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives & friends. A Wake will be held on Sunday, March 16, 2003, from 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M., where a funeral will be held on March 17, 2003 at 11 A.M. All services to be held at Mt. Pisgah Methodist Episcopal Church, 5901 Cedar Fern Court, Columbia, MD., 21044. Interment immediately following the funeral at Maryland National Memorial Park, 13300 Baltimore Ave., (rt 1) Laurel, MD. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, please send any monetary contributions in the name of Mr. Jones Lassister Cooke to The Hospice of Baltimore Gilchrist Center, 6601 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD., 21204 or the MDA/ALS Association Muscular Dystrophy Association, 3300 East Sunrise Drive, Tucson, AZ., 85718-3299.
THE BALTIMORE SUN