Arthur Lawrence “Larry” Cook, 63, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2018 at Wayne Memorial Hospital after a lengthy illness.

A resident of Jesup for the past forty years, Larry was a native of Marietta, Georgia who served his country in the United States Army. He worked for over twenty-eight years with Rail Link Inc. and was a lover of sports of all kinds. Larry loved to laugh and was known for his sense of humor. He was always quick with a joke and loved living life to the fullest even when his health was failing.

His father, Jimmy Glen Cook and his brother, Michael Earl Cook, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife of forty years, Gail Flowers Cook of Jesup; one son, Shane Glen Cook of Jesup; mother, Linda Earline Haws Cook of Austell, GA; two brothers, Russell Glen Cook and wife, Carolyn of Austell, GA and James Keith Cook and wife, Patricia of Dallas, GA and two sisters, Carolyn Cook Carver of Marietta, GA and Teresa Cook Griffin and husband, Jimmy of Dallas, GA. A host of nieces, nephews and extended family members also survive.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Howard & Jones Funeral Home in Jesup with Rev. Stanley Todd officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.