Cook Cemetery

Cook Cemetery
Cherokee County, Texas



Cook Cemetery is located 100 yards down a dirt road on the southwest side of County Road 2501, about 2 miles north of its intersection with Texas State Highway 21 in the Linnwood Community. Edith Low Cook was the first burial in Cook Cemetery in 1857. Edith was the first wife of Shelby H. Cook, the original owner and farmer of the land on which Cook Cemetery lies. Shelby's log cabin was located 50 feet from where Edith is buried, only remnants of the cabin's foundation remains today.

Arrant, Tom L. 5-12-1893 d. 8-6-1936 &
Arrant, Willie A. 10-9-1895 d. 9-24-1934
Arrant, Marjorie Verline 2-28-1919 d. 7-4-1932
Arrant, Earnest Everett 1-28-1928 d. 2-14-1928
Cook, Edith (Low) 1824-1857 (first wife of Shelby H.) &
Cook, Shelby H. 1820-1876 (born in Mississippi) &
Cook, Bettie E. 1838-1900 (second wife of Shelby H. married 9-19-1859) (maiden name: Allen)
Cook, Shelby H. 1-18-1882 d. 4-20-1959
Cook, John O. 3-9-1855 d. 12-1-1919 &
Cook, Mary L. 12-7-1857 d. 6-25-1914
Cook, infant birth & death 7-25-1916 (son of S.M. & C.A.) &
Cook, Samuel M. 12-14-1886 d. 10-30-1916
Cummings, Adron birth & death 5-29-1920 (son of M. & A.M.)
Cummings, Matthew 9-30-1896 d. 8-30-1972 (Daddy) &
Cummings, Allie M. 6-1-1897 d.__________ (married Matthew 10-14-1917)
Dorsett, Walter 12-17-1932 d. 12-20-1952
Dorsett, Thomas O. 3-1-1900 d. 5-31-1971 &
Dorsett, Margaret D. 1-27-1903 d._______
Felder, M.E. "Mack" 9-28-1928 d. 10-10-1970 &
Felder, Maggie E. "Beth" 9-30-1935 d._______
Hardy, infant 1893 (son of X X W.A.)
Hardy, William A. 3-19-1843 d. d. 2-1-1917 (Mason) (Co. E 7th S.C. Inf CSA)
Hardy, Fannie 6-29-1860 d. 4-18-1942
Hardy, Coleman F. 12-23-1877 d. 7-3-1954
Holmes, Lee E. 10-30-1907 d. 2-12-1973 &
Holmes, Gertie 11-17-1909 d.________
Lindstrom, Lewis L. 6-25-1914 d. 5-8-1918
Lindstrom, William T. 3-3-1841 d. 8-4-1942
Lindstrom, Emily Cook d. 1890 (wife of Wm. T.)
Lindstrom, Lula V. 1892-1973
Matteson, Myrtle R. 2-3-1894 d. 2-3-1972
Ramey, Charlie E. 8-25-1890 d. ______ (Mason) &
Ramey, Nellie V. 6-9-1894 d._______ (OES)
Ramey, Russell Monroe 10-18-1896 d. 2-29-1972 (Mason) &
Ramey, Ida Mae Hardy 10-11-1900 d.________ (OES)
Ramey, Nellie Charline 2-9-1933 d. 12-18-1935 (daughter of Charlie & Nellie)
Ramey, Archie M. 3-22-1869 d. 11-27-1948 &
Ramey, Maggie L. 5-23-1864 d. 7-12-1950
Redd, infant 3-24-1924 (son of Robert & Jessie)
Redd, Robert Lewis 7-7-1893 d. 3-3-1970 (Mason) &
Redd, Jessie Uola 7-13-1899 d.______ (OES)
Selman, W. Howard 1904-1968 &
Selman, Gladys 1910-____
Selman, McClure 3-15-1900 d. 9-17-1940 (married Oma 6-15-1918) &
Selman, Oma 8-5-1901 d._______
Selman, Willis G. 12-24-1873 d. 2-22-1939 (WOW) &
Selman, Minerva A. 11-26-1873 d. 9-6-1943 (maiden name: Cook)
Selman, A.L. 10-30-1893 d. 11-30-1893


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