John William "Bill" Cook

December 26, 1952 ~ January 7, 2022 (age 69)


John William "Bill" Cook, age 69, passed away on January 7, 2022, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born December 26, 1952, in Paoli to parents Charles T "Bud" Cook & Helen B (White) Cook. Bill married Vieneta "Sue" Cook on October 12, 1973. He worked as a Journeyman lineman for over 30 years and was formerly a Mason. 

Survivors include:

Daughters: Tara Terrell of Paoli & Tracy King of Taswell

Brothers: Larry Moore, Clifford Cook, Michael Cook, Charles T Cook II, & Jeff Cook

Sisters: Penny Bailey, Vicki Warren, Tami Allen, & Melissa Craig

Grandchildren: Tyler King of Taswell, Riley King of Taswell, Lindsay Russell of French Lick & Evan Morasch of Paoli

Great Grandchildren: Leo Russell & Emerald King

Several nieces, nephews, and cousins. 

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, wife and sister, Sandy Dixon.

Visitation for John William "Bill" Cook will be Wednesday, January 12 from 11 am-2 pm. Funeral will follow at 2pm all at McAdams Mortuary. The burial will be at the Paoli Community Cemetery. For condolences visit

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