Edward C. Cooke 64, of Lucasville, passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Heartland of Portsmouth. He was born on September 12, 1953 in Union Town, PA, the son of the late James Clyde and Florence Madelaine Gribble Cooke. Eddie was also preceded in death one brother, James Donald Cooke. Eddie was a 1972 graduate of Piketon High School, member of the Labor’s Local 83 and an Army veteran of the Vietnam era.
Ed is survived by his son, Shawn (Kellie) Cooke of Lucasville; grandchildren, Braelynn, Mesa, Aspen and Kiersten; siblings, Mary Louise Trivett, Thomas Paul and Jack Wayne Cooke and his fiancé, Sue Lundy.
A gathering will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 6 until 8 p.m. at the Adkins Family Funeral Home, 1503 Offnere Street, Portsmouth, Ohio 45662, to honor Eddie and his military rites will be delivered by the James Dickey Post 23 American Legion. Condolences can be sent to the family at www.adkinsfamilyfuneralhome.com