Melvin D. Cook


Melvin D. Cook, 86, died Wednesday, April 29, 2015, in Franklin. He was a resident of Franklin.

Survivors include three children, Tim A. Cook of Mooresville and Douglas L. Cook and Debbie Cook-Thompson, both of Indianapolis; a sister, Jackie Gallion; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy L. Cook.

A service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 W. Main St. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today and from noon until service time Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 510 N. Jersey St., Indianapolis IN 46204.