Learl Iveta (Conley) Cook


Learl Iveta (Conley) Cook, 79, of Carthage, IN, passed away on July 23, 2017 at Hancock Regional Hospital in Greenfield, IN. Learl was born on January 21, 1938, to Donald and Laura (McClease) Conley in Rowan County, KY.

She married Ellsworth Cook on February 22, 1967, who preceded her in death in 2005. Learl enjoyed spending time with her family and was an avid collector of baby dolls. She enjoyed working puzzles and was a very hard worker all her life and retired after 35 years

Learl will be greatly missed by her three daughters, Cathy (Darren) Gillick, Hollie (Jack) Steward, and Annette (Jen) Dishman, her five sons, Gary (Debbie) Logan, Mark (Merri) Logan, Danny Logan, Robert Logan, James (Lisa) Cook, her 18 grandchildren, Rene (Bill) Scott, Phillip Gillick, Jessica (Joe) Space, Sara Logan, Candi (Esteban) Sotelo, Bradley (Brittany) Logan, Amber (Robert) Ingermann, Charma Cook, Joey Roland, Emily (Sean) Hall, Fran Bergen, Austin Steward, Mitchell Cook, April Gulley, Michael Gulley, JR Gulley, 30 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, her sister Martha Gordon and her two brothers Charles and Bob Conley.

In addition to her parents and husband, Elworth, she was preceded in death by her daughter Barbara Jean Logan, her grandson Phillip Bailey Sexton, her two brothers Benjamin and Bill Conley, and her two sisters Aleta Anddes and Rosie Robinette.

Services for Learl will be held on Saturday July, 29, 2017, at 11:00 am at the Carthage Wesleyan Church, 7 South Main Street Carthage, IN 46115. Friends may visit on Friday July 28, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm, at the church. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Carthage, IN with Paul Lawson to preside.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Learl’s memory to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202 or www.diabetes.org.

Funeral director Ashley Lapham-Sanders and Hendryx Mortuaries are honored to serve and care for the Cook family.

Online condolences may be directed to www.hendryxmortuary.com or the Hendryx Mortuaries’ Facebook page.