Alberta Cook

Alberta Mae Cook, 94, of Jonesboro, died Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017, at the Jonesboro Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

She was born on Nov. 25, 1923, in Vienna, the daughter of Paris Owen and Birdie Ann Wall Eastwood.

Alberta married Leonard Cook. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Cook-Tomas (fiance Troy Collins) of Anna; a son, Junior Lee “Zip” Toler of Anna; three grandchildren; a sister, Betty Garrett of Anna; other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leonard Cook; sons Charles Wayne Cook, Billy Dean Toler and Donnie Ray Toler; daughters Peggy Jean Toler and Judy Kay Toler; and siblings O’dell Eastwood, Lowell Eastwood, Lawrence Eastwood and LoLo Eastwood.

It was her wishes to be cremated. A graveside service will be held at a later date at the Ebenezer Hall Cemetery in Lick Creek.

To leave online condolences for the family, visit

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.

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