A gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of David Michael "Mikie" Cook, age 60, of Shelbyville will be held at 1:00 pm Monday, December 31, 2012 at Shelbyville Mills Baptist Church with Pastors Jonathan Sims and Mike Cobb officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Mr. Cook passed on Friday morning, Dec. 28, 2012 at his home surrounded by family and friends.
The gathering will begin Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 from 2:00 until 5:00 pm at Doak-Howell Funeral Home and at the church Monday starting at noon.
A native of Shelbyville, he was the son of Faye Russell Cook and the late Jessie Vernon Cook. Mike attended Madison Street Special Education School and retired from the Tennessee Vocational Training Center. Mike was a faithful member of Shelbyville Mills Baptist Church. Mike loved GOD and HIS word, his church family, music and his family.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, brother Vernon Keith Cook and sister Valerie (Ricky) McConnell all of Shelbyville, nephew, Phillip (Britney) McConnell, nieces Keeley (Darrell) Graves and Stasha McConnell, great nephew Avery McConnell, four great nieces, Chloe and Kirstin McConnell, Ava and Sylvie Graves.
Memorials may be made to Shelbyville Mills Baptist Church.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family.