Lindy Earl Cook, 75, of Cabot died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009. He was born Jan. 2, 1934 in Cabot to the late Linwood Earl and Linnie Imo Skillern Cook. Mr. Cook was a lifelong cattleman and started a livestock sale barn in Cabot when he was 16 years old. 

He loved to work and also loved children and to help people. He was a member of Westside Church of Christ in Cabot. In addition to his parents, Mr. Cook was preceded in death by two brothers, Audrey and Billy Cook.

Mr. Cook is survived by his wife, Geraldine Diederich Cook and by eight children, Sandy Cook Hunter and her husband Troy, Vickie Williamson and her husband Rocky, Faye Sexton, Gary Page and his wife Diane, Carolyn Allen, Danny Page, Diane Talley and Lori Stidham. His sister, Sandra Cook Masterson and his brother, Tom Cook, as well as 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren, also survive him.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Cabot Funeral Home with David Brown and Lloyd Black officiating with burial following in Mount Carmel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Arrangements are by Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home (501) 843-5816. 

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