Services for Mr. Jimmy "Pop" Cooksey will be held 2:30 pm, Friday, April 12, 2013 at Sulphur Springs Church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Tim Fanguy and Rev. David Rives officiating.
Mr. Cooksey, 75, of Sebastopol, died Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at Mississippi Care Center in Morton.
Mr. Cooksey was a member of Sulphur Springs Baptist Church. He had a strong passion for horse racing.
Terry Cooksey and wife Lacey of Sebastopol
Jerry Cooksey and wife Marlo of Atlanta
Charlie Cooksey and wife Dawn of Sebastopol
Companion, Emily P. Cooksey of Sebastopol
Haley Cooksey, Lylia Cooksey, Marlayna Cooksey, Isabella Cooksey, Chaz Brunschon and Coley Cooksey
Margaret Anthony of Clinton and Mary Nell Cooksey of Union
He was survived by several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Cooksey was preceded in death by parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Cooksey.
Pallbearers: Larry Bradford, Larry Hollingsworth, Derril Jones, Charles Moulds, Allen Shaw, Chuck Allen, Petty Brown, Finley Brown, Bidwell Green and Chaz Brunschon
Visitation will be held 5:30 pm- 8:30 pm, Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Milling Funeral Home of Sebastopol and also 1:30 pm-2:30 pm, Friday at Sulphur Springs Church.