Roy Chester Cook, age 83, of Nancy, KY., departed this life on Monday, December 25, 2017 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Roy was born on January 19, 1934 to the late Vernola Cook. He was a retired Sergeant First Class from the United States Army and served in Korea and Vietnam.  Roy was of Baptist faith and loved to fish and hunt.

He is survived by his wife, Norma Bowling, of whom he married on January 13, 1960, two daughters, Janice Cook of Somerset, KY and Glenda (and Matteo) Duffy of Somerset, KY; two grandchildren, Joseph Matthew Daulton and Joshua Troy Daulton, and one great-grandchild, Alizay Nola Daulton.

Along with his Mother, Roy was preceded in death by an infant sister, Rose.

Visitation will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 from 11:00am until 12:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will follow at 12:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Murrell Crockett officiating. Burial will be at Mill Springs National Cemetery. Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

The family requests that expressions of sympathy be made to the American Legion Post#38 Honor Guard.

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Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements of Roy Cook.