Dale Cook, age 84, of Sac City, IA, passed away at his home on Monday, April 10, 2017. Barbara Nell Olive Cook, age 80, of Sac City, IA, passed away on Saturday, November 21, 2020, at Park View Rehabilitation Center in Sac City. Dale was born in Lucas County, IA, on December 10, 1932 to William and Florence (Smith) Cook. Barb was born on October 10, 1940, to parents James Samuel Nolan and Floy (McPherson) Olive in Greene County, Arkansas. On September 6, 1958, Dale married Barbara Olive.
Left to cherish Dale and Barb’s memory are their son, Tim (Diane) Cook of Fort Dodge, IA; grandchildren: Michael, Josh, Shawn, Joe, Jeremy, and Amanda; great-grandchildren: Taylor, Madison, Christian, Avery, Keaton, Kyle, Madyson, and Aspen; great-great-granddaughter: Elena; Dale’s sisters: Thelma Egbert of Des Moines, IA, Ruby Walker of Knoxville, IA, Vera (Clarence) Walker of Des Moines, IA, and Sharon Estes of Dexter, IA; Barb’s sister: Neva Hanawalt-Wells of Pleasant Hill, IA; Barb’s sister-in-law, Willodean Olive; and many extended family members and friends.
Dale is preceded in death by his parents, William and Florence Cook; brothers: William Jr., George, and Howard Cook; sisters: Wilma Fortune and Mary King.
Barb is preceded in death by her parents, Nolan and Floy Olive; stepfather: Lloyd Hanawalt; brothers: Buford, Truman, and Odean Olive.
A graveside service for Dale and Barb Cook will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 3, at Shiloh Cemetery with Joel Olive officiating. Services are under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home.
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