He was born December 20, 1929 in St. Joseph, MO, son of Daisy and Charles Cook.
He served in the Army. He worked at Nu Way Rental. He was a Baptist.
Charles was preceded in death by wife, Lois Cook, parents, a grandson, Shaun Hoffman, two brothers, Ronnie and Robert Cook and two sisters, Joanne Cogdill and Louise Ogden.
Survivors include, daughter, Tina Marie Hoffman of St. Joseph, MO, three sons, Mark Wayne Cook and Timmy Cook both of St. Joseph, MO and Jerry (Gladys) Cook of Cosby, MO, nine, grandchildren, several, great grandchildren, four brothers, Frank Cook, Cary Cook, Lonnie Cook, and Jimmie Cook, and a sister, Darlene Kirby of OK.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 pm, on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at Rupp Funeral Home, with Pastor Rob Diamond officiating, The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Friday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Memorial Park Cemetery.