Obituary of Mildred Florence Foxworth Cook
Warner Robins, Ga, Mildred Florence Cook passed away peacefully with her loving family at her bedside. A visitation with family and friends will be held on Friday, November 1, 2019 at 1:00PM - 2:00PM at Heritage Memorial Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 2:00PM at Parkway Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. In Lieu of flowers the family respectfully asks that donations be made in honor of Mildred to the American Cancer Society.
Mildred was born on February 8, 1930 in Lee County, South Carolina to the late Lawrence Manning Foxworth and Marie Gertrude Capell. Mildred married William A. Dollard on her high school graduation day in 1948 and remarried for 17 years. She gave birth to a daughter in October 1949, Barbara Ann, now living in Warner Robins. She was the second born of six girls and three boys. She worked at Pioneer Dress Company in Sumter, South Carolina for over twenty years as a clothing inspector for children's dresses. Mildred lived in Sumter, South Carolina until 2006 when she moved to Warner Robins to live with Barbara Ann and her family. She became a resident at Summerhill in January of 2017. She will forever be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by Lila Simpson, Lawrence Manning Foxworth, Thomas Foxworth, Shirley Bendel, Ola Foxworth.
Her memory will forever be cherished by her loving husband, Carlyle Cook; daughter, Barbara Ann (Thomas) Nations; grandchildren, Heather (Christopher) Mabee, Paula (Greg) Simpson; great-grandchildren, Derick and Isabel Luiggi, Collin Mabee, Landon, Abigail, Bristol Simpson; sister, Ella (Bill) Dyson, Joyce (Gene) Weatherly; brother, Jessie Ray (Mary) Foxworth. She is also preceded in death by a host of nieces and nephews.
Please go to www.heritagememorialfuneralhome.com to sign the online guestbook and to leave a condolence for the family. It is with great honor Heritage Memorial Funeral Home has been entrusted with Mrs. Cook's arrangements.