GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Valena Boykin Cook, 93, of Copperas Cove, will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, June 11, at Stacy-Wilkins Chapel. Burial will follow at Hurst Ranch Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
She died Saturday, June 9, 2007, in Copperas Cove.
She was born April 21, 1914, in Lampasas County to John Wesley and Bertha Soules Boykin. On April 20, 1937, she was married to Lyndon Cook in Goldthwaite.
Survivors include her daughters, Rhonda Gillum of Mission and Lynda Nicholson of Copperas Cove; six grandchildren; one great-grandson; two brothers, Boots Boykin of Star and Johnnie Boykin of Arlington; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.