ST. CHARLES - Martha Louise Cook, 81, died Nov. 8, 2005, at Mt. Carmel Nursing Center.
Born Dec. 6, 1923, in Portageville, daughter of the late William and Minnie Gilbow Warth, she attended Westside General Baptist Church in St. Ann.
On Dec. 23, 1945, in Piggott, Ark., she married Hershel Leon Cook who preceded her in death Aug. 9, 2002.
Three sisters, Mary Klutts, Novel Omder and Donna Adams, also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Susan Cook of Flower Mound, Texas; one daughter and son-in-law, Karen and Gary McCartney of St. Peters; one brother, William Warth of Risco; two sisters, Margaret Williams of Boonville, Ind., and Bernice Welch of Redding, Calif.; and three grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. today at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. The Rev. James Hamlett officiated.
Burial followed in Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.