Obituary: Nelson Jonas Cook


The funeral service for Nelson Jonas (Jack) Cook, aged 88 years of Market Rasen, was held at the Salvation Army Citadel.

Commanding Officer of Market Rasen Salvation Army Citadel Anne Ward and Retired Major David Garrod officiated at the service, with funeral arrangements by J Marshall.

Jack was born at Binbrook.

He was a retried farmer, formerly of North Owersby, and a member of the Salvation Army.

Family mourners were: Peter Cook (son); Jennifer Hare, Linda Radley (daughters); Janet Cook (daughter-in-law); Martin Hare (son-in-law); Matthew Cook, David Radley, Sean Radley, Steven Radley (grandsons); Sam Cook, Mandy Radley (granddaughters); Alice Hare (also rep Tina Whelan, granddaughter); Frank Briggs (nephew) and partner); George Bycroft (nephew).

Friends at the service were: Major David Garrod; Major M Garrod; Lily Davis; Simon Shaul; Rachel Shaul; Wendy Larder; Mr and Mrs I Robinson; Frank Fieldsend; Alan Taylor; Karen Taylor (also rep Graham Taylor); Melvyn Shadlock (also rep Alistair Upton and also the Sherwood family); Mr C Smith (also rep Christine); Stephen Cook; Alison Rix; J Langley; Ivan and Wendy Kireia (also rep Steve Smith); Stu Procter (also rep Vanessa); Mr B Marshall; Sheila Dinmore; Ann Temple; Maurice Scott; Mr and Mrs R Chambers (also rep the family); Sheila Pickering (also rep The Poplars); Roger Bunting; Les Jacklin; Ken Markey and family; Sharon Hall (also rep Margo Green, Debbie Turner); Noel and Delys Hatfield; John Whitfield; David Borthwick; Rosemary Briggs; Stanley Shiel; Mr and Mrs W Johnson; Jean Buckton (also rep the Jacklin family); Karen Struther; Arthur Quibell (also rep Mrs J Sellers); Joe Willish; Amy Seddon (also rep The Poplars); J Woodhall (also rep the Woodall family); Heather (from The Poplars); Mr and Mrs White.