Keith Rolland Cook Jr.

Keith Rolland Cook Jr., 44, of Makanda, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, at his home. 

He was born on Oct. 25, 1978, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., the son of Keith R. and Mary Cook.

He is survived by his wife, Sheleena Long; his children, Rebecca and Elizabeth Dewitt, Katlynn and Breanna Long and Gracie Cook; nine grandchildren; a brother, Jason Cook; other relatives and friends. 

He was preceded in death by his father, Keith Rolland Cook Sr.

He loved the outdoors. He always preferred being outside, no matter the weather. He greatly enjoyed fishing. His passion was working on cars or anything with an engine.

Graveside funeral services for Keith Rolland Cook Jr. were held at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14, at the Greenville Cemetery in Greenville, Mo., with Deric Calvert officiating. Interment followed. 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements. 

Memorials can be made to Mr. Cook’s family to assist with final expenses. A benefit will be held Saturday, Nov. 19, at Carroll P. Foster VFW Post No. 3455 in Anna.

To visit his memorial page and to leave online condolences for his family, visit the Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home website at

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