Robert Todd Cook
Stewartsville, Missouri…….Robert Todd Cook, age 84, was born May 17, 1933 the son of Lawrence S. and Mary E. (Todd) Cook and passed away July 18, 2017 at Mosaic in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Bob graduated from Stewartsville High School and married his High School sweetheart, Norma Griffin on November 26, 1952. They moved to the family farm, where he was born and raised. Bob was a rancher-stockman, well known for his quality cattle.
Bob was a faithful member of Stewartsville Baptist Church for many years. he served the church many years as deacon, Baptist Men’s Group, Leader of the Boys Royal Ambassador Group, and the St. Joseph Baptist Associational Board. Bob & Norma served as the Church’s Historians for many years. He was host to numerous church hay rides, wiener roasts and church activities. His talents extended to wood working & metal work of which his family and friends benefited.
Bob & Norma raised three children; Mary Eileen (John) Quinn, Carol Dee (Pete) Sorensen, and Robert Allen (Charmayne) Cook; ten grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; each which he loved; one sibling, Mary Ann Garrett, California.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday at First Baptist Church of Stewartsville with burial in Stewartsville Cemetery. Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the church. Memorial contributions: Southern Baptist International Mission Board (make checks payable to First Baptist Church). Online condolences: www.turnerfamilyfuneral.com