9/9/2020 5:53:00 PM Mack Eddison Cook April 6, 1943 - September 6, 2020
HICKORY, N.C. - Mack Eddison Cook, 77, of Hickory passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
He was born April 6, 1943 in Catawba County to the late Hugh and Willie Christopher Cook. Mack was a member of Peace United Church of Christ in Hickory, worked full time with the National Guard Civil Service and was a member of American Legion Post 48. He loved nature, gardening and especially bird watching.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Jerri Hitaffer.
Those left to cherish his memory is his wife of 38 years Peggie Philyaw Cook of the home; daughters Rhonda Lunsford and husband Tracey of Granite Falls, Cindy Thompson of Hickory; grandchildren Kebony Thompson, Taylor Lunsford, Hunter Lunsford, and Amber Anderson; great-grandchildren Aydin Thompson.
A service to celebrate Mack’s life with military honors by Amvets Post 76-Hickory will be held on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Bennett Funeral Service, 7878 NC Hwy 16 in Newton. Rev. Sandi Hood will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service.
Memorials may be made to Peace United Church of Christ, 2230 29th Ave Dr NE, Hickory, NC 28601.
Condolences may be sent to the Cook family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Newton, N.C. is serving the Cook family.