Rickey Eugene Cook
Evans, GA – Rickey Eugene Cook, 69, husband of Teresa Bates Cook, entered into rest Friday, August 14, 2020, at University Hospital.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, October 10, 2020, at 2:00 PM from Bible Deliverance Temple, 1857 Fenwick St, Augusta, GA 30904. The service will be live streamed on Facebook around the world for his family and friends who are unable to attend.
Mr. Cook, son of the late Margie Lee Herndon Beam and William Wallace Cook, was born in Belton, SC. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War. He worked as a pest control operator with Terminix. As a member of Bible Deliverance Temple, he was a singer with the Ministry Team and a bassist for the BDT Singers. He spent his weekends playing in a family-friendly band, Hay Wire.
He was preceded in death by his son, Rickey Cook.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Richard Cook (Kimberly), of Belton, SC, Crystal Mizer (Richard), Greer, SC, Lystra Cook (Daniel Palmer), of Aiken, SC, McKenzie Cook, of Aiken, Iliana Cook, of Aiken, and Nyla Cook, of Aiken; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and his sister, Tammy Cook Roberts (Russell).
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.