Personal Service, Peace of Mind, Pleasant Memories

William Henry Cooke, Sr.

03/12/1933 - 02/08/2018

Viewing Information

Family receiving friends, 6pm-8pm, Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at Metropolitan Funeral Service, Granby Street.

Service Information

A funeral service will be held, 11am, Thursday, February 15, 2018
New Hope COGIC
3232 Brest Avenue Norfolk VA

Interment Information

Roosevelt Memorial Park
1101 Campostella Road Chesapeake VA

William Henry Cooke, Sr. passed away February 8, 2018. William was born on March 12, 1933 in Norfolk, VA to the late Henry and Helen Cooke. William is also predeceased by his son William Cooke, Jr, sisters, Oliva Davis, Shirley Lee, Viola E. Phillips, Mary Francis Chappell, Martha Setzer; brothers, Rev. Junius Cook. William retired from the ILA Longshore Local #1248. He was a member of New Hope COGIC serving as the Chairman of the Deacon Board, served on the Norfolk District Deacon and Trustee, Usher Ministry and the Christian Center. William leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, Ruth B. Cooke; daughters, Cynthia Carr Daniel, Shelia Brooks, Vanessa Johnson; sisters, Elizabeth Cook, Margaret Payne; brother, Edward Cooke and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

RUTH CHEEK I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOE ONE..I AM PRAYING FOR STRENGTH ,PEACE,AND COMFORT FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.GOD BLESS.
Posted: 2/15/2018
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Tonya Platt Edmonds Mrs. Cooke my condolences to you and your family. Mr. Cooke was such a sweet and caring person. You both always made me feel welcomed in your home and a part of the family. I will treasure those memories forever. God bless.
Posted: 2/14/2018
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Gail Finney Gail Britt Finney and family May God bless you and your family just remember he makes no mistake take care of yourselves and put God first and he will bring you thru my thoughts are with y'all
Posted: 2/14/2018
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Lamont Simmons My deepest sympathy goes out to the family, friends, colleagues and neighbors on the passing of the beloved William. He is sorely missed.
Posted: 2/14/2018
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Jennette robinson Let not your hearts be troubled he was an awesome Deacon and friend and will be truly missed
Posted: 2/13/2018
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Nicole I offer my heartfelt condolences to your family. Loss of a loved one is heartbreaking. Please know that others care and that God heals the brokenhearted, Psalm 147:3. The time will soon come when sickness pain and death will be no more
Posted: 2/10/2018
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REV LARRY AND MELTONIE BROOKS My my GOD, Own CONDOLENCE to you and your FAMILY in the time of sorrow. JOHN 14:14 LET NOT YOUR HEART BE TROUBLE; YE BELIEVE IN GOD,BELIEVE ALSO IN ME.. ALLOW THIS SCRIPTURE BRING GRACE AND PEACE TO HEART....
Posted: 2/10/2018
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