James Marshall Cook, age 78 of Franklin, Tennessee, passed away Feb. 4, 2018.
He was a 1958 Graduate of Battle Ground Academy who received his Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering from Vanderbilt University and retired from Neely Coble after 30-plus years of service. He was a member of Pi Kappa Alpha.
Preceded in death by parents, Charles Marshall and Mary Margaret Barnes Cook and brother, Charles William Cook and grandson, Lane Carter Farris. Survived by Leslie Oliver Cook; sons, James Bradford Cook, Jonathan Creighton (Lynn) Cook and William E. (Ellen) Farris; daughter, Mallie Farris (Joe) Almon; sister, Mary Ann Crowell; grandchildren, Grayson, Jackson, Griffin, Carson, Emerson and Sarah Scott Cook, Liam and Morgan Farris, Lacey and Courtney Almon.
Memorial services will be conducted beginning at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Dr. Todd Jones and Dr. Sandra Randleman officiating. Memorials may be made to Battle Ground Academy 1958 Scholarship Fund, %Kristin Napier, 336 Ernest Rice Lane, Franklin, TN 37069. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 615-794-2289. www.williamsonmemorial.com