BARBARA JEAN COOKE | 1948 - 2014 | Obituary

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Born: April 14, 1948
Died: April 11, 2014

Barbara Jean Cooke, 65, of Eckerty, formerly of Florida, passed away at 8:15 p.m., Friday, April 11, 2014 at Medco Health and Rehabilation Center in French Lick.


Barbara was born in Metcalf County, KY, to James and Helen (Ballard) Cooke. She was married to Kenneth Lynn and he preceded her in death.


Barbara was a security guard for Eryoll Flynn and she loved to travel.


She is survived by her sons, Michael Benefield of California, James Benefield of Indiana, and Jeremiah Benefield of Indiana, daughter, Lisa Benefield of Illinois and three grandchildren. She is also survived by her closest friend and caregiver, Esther and Gary Saylor of Eckerty, Indiana.


Preceding her in death were her parents and husband.


There will be no services per her request. Cremation was selected with her cremains being scattered at a later date on the family farm.


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