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Beverly Jane Cook

October 10, 1949 — April 8, 2020

Beverly Jane Cook, age 70, of Dawson Springs, KY passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Baptist Health in Madisonville, KY. Mrs. Cook was born in Madisonville, KY on October 10, 1949 to the late William Jackson Latham and Wanuda Marie Davis Latham. She was a graduate of Hammond Tech Cosmetology School and was a beautician for many years owning her own hair dresser shops. She was a member of the Star of Bethlehem Church.

Mrs. Beverly Cook is survived by three sons, Kerry (Kelly) Cook of Indianapolis, IN, Ryan (Jessica) Cook and Michael (Chelsea) Cook of Charleston, KY; a daughter ~ Christina Cook of Little Rock, AR and seven grandchildren, Marisa Cook, Karys Cook, Kyle Cook, Seth Cook, Ashton Cook, Maddox Cook, and Rylan Cook.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Michael Norman Cook, two infant sisters, and a son, Brandon Cook.

There will be a “double” private graveside service for both Beverly Cook and her son, Brandon Cook, on Thursday, April 16, 2020 with Rev. Wade Hendrix presiding at New Salem Cemetery, Nortonville, KY. Friends and family may view the service Thursday evening, April 16, 2020. To join the service via web-cast you may log on to the Beshear Funeral Home Facebook page and choose “videos” during the evening of April 16, 2020.

Friends and family may call Beshear Funeral Home at 270-797-5165 before noon on April 16, 2020 and request that the funeral home “sign the visitor’s book”; and/or, you may leave a “virtual gift” in Beverly Cook’s name at

Active Pallbearers include Ryan Cook, Michael Cook, Rev. Wade Hendrix, Austin Stringfield, Jason Baldwin and Rev. Seth Howton.

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