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Patricia Cook

FRANKLIN - Patricia Cook, 61, passed away Monday, Aug. 5, 2019.

Born in Macon County, she was the daughter of Audrey Holland Cook and the late David Lee Cook. In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her beloved dog, Killer. 

Patsy loved crafting, flowers and gardening. She was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband of 32 years, James Robert Smith of Spartanburg, South Carolina; children, Jason Paul Kehle and Renee Jones, both of Townsend, Georgia; sisters, Marlene Williams and Angela Burrell, both of Franklin; brother, Rick Cook of Franklin; two grandchildren, Charity Alexcis Jones and Eric James David Jones; stepchildren, Rachael Yelton of Spartanburg and Missy Smith of Columbia, South Carolina; step-grandchildren, Jimmy Yelton, Mary Melissa Yelton, Anna Claire Yelton, Russell Gentry, Rachael Gentry and Clinton Gentry; and several nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, c/o Donor Relations, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL  33607.

Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.

The Franklin Press

Mailing Address:
40 Depot Street
Franklin, NC 28744 

Phone: 828-524 2010
Fax: 828-524-8821