Carolyn Vines Cook (2018-10-01 15:08:18)

Carolyn Vines Cook age 87, of Boone, passed away Monday, October 1, 2018, at Glenbridge Health Care.

Carolyn worked for Dr. Hadley Wilson as a nurse and then as a teacher assistant for Parkway School before retiring to take care of her grandchildren.She was a member of Rutherwood Baptist Church.

Mrs. Cook is survived by one daughter, Suzette Cook Simpson and husband Woody of Simpsonville, South Carolina, one son, Herbert Cook and wife Leslie of Boone, three granddaughters, Kelly Simpson Hart and husband David of Hendersonville, North Carolina, Taylor Cook Moring and husband Matt of Greensboro, North Carolina and Sydney Cook of Hickory, North Carolina, one grandson, Brandon Simpson and wife Karla of Taylors, South Carolina, one great-granddaughter, Charlotte Simpson and one great-grandson, Boone Simpson both of Taylors, South Carolina, one brother, Pete Vines and wife Jean of Christiansburg, Virginia, five sisters, Pauline Hicks of Zephyrhills, Florida, Betty Smitherman of Wilkesboro, North Carolina, Shirley Johnson of Sugar Grove, North Carolina, Mildred Kurek and husband Kenny of Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia and Nancy Glenn and husband Gale of Sugar Grove, North Carolina. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edsel Cook, her father and mother, Clayton and Beulah Ward Vines, three sisters, Mary Lou Carroll, Reba Robinson and Jean Dancy.

Funeral services for Mrs. Carolyn Vines Cook will be conducted, 1:00 o’clock Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at Rutherwood Baptist Church. Reverend Peter Vandenberg and Reverend Harold Bennett will officiate. Burial will follow in the Cook Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:30 until 1:00, prior to the service, at the church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Gideons International Camp, P.O. Box 3602, Boone, North Carolina 28607 or Medi Home Hospice, 400 Shadowline Drive, Suite 102, Boone, North Carolina 28607.

At other times the family will be at the home of the son, Herbert and Leslie Cook, 197 Milton Gragg Road, Boone.

Online condolences may be sent to the cook family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.