Mrs. Linda Yawn Cook, age 73, of the Gray’s Landing Community, died Sunday, July 4, 2021, at her son’s home after an extended illness. A native of Appling County, she lived there until moving to Toombs County in the 1960’s. She worked at Uvalda Manufacturing for many years, and more recently worked with We Care Too Transport. She is preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Edison Cook; three children, Mitchell Cook, Ritchell Cook, and Lisa Yawn; and parents, George Clinton “Bossy” Yawn and Georgia Mae Carter Cook.
Survivors include two children, Glenn W. Cook and wife Crystal of Gray’s Landing, and Dianne Cook of Hazlehurst; five siblings, Judy Williams of Surrency, Donna Miles, Randy Yawn, and Royce Yawn, all of Baxley, and Gwen Turner of Florida; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.
The funeral service will be Thursday, July 8th, at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home with Reverend Melvin Kramer officiating. Burial will follow in the Cook Family Cemetery in Gray’s Landing.
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