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Veraland Jearl Cooksey

Veraland Jearl “V.J.” Cooksey, 85, of Terrell, TX was born July 17, 1932, died peacefully at home of natural causes on April 13, 2018. He was born in Alba, TX to James and Vivia Carter Cooksey.

Veraland worked for F & M Systems in Communications Wiring for many years. He was also a self-employed A/C and Electrical Technician.

He is preceded in death by his Father and Mother, by his wife, Euna Jean Nolley Cooksey, and siblings: CH Stinett, Garland Cooksey, FayNell, Onentha Gardner, Mozelle Knight, J.F. Cooksey, Raydell, and Naiomi and Granddaughter, Brittany Cooksey.

Left to cherish his memory are his Children, Kenneth Cooksey, Jimmy Cooksey, Donna Cooksey, Niece, Laverne Seymour, Sister Doris Danks; Grandchildren, Kasey Wylesky and husband Timothy, Kody Cooksey, Hannah Dellos and husband Tony, Kristi Cooksey, and Kelly Richards. He has 11 great Grandchildren.

Graveside Services are scheduled for 2 P.M., Monday, April 16, 2018 at Yantis City Cemetery.

Graveside Service

Yantis City Cemetery

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R.I.P Uncle Boots You Will Always Be In My Hart

Edward L. Harrison Apr 16 2018 12:00 AM

You will always be loved and missed but never forgotten

Sandra mccurry Apr 16 2018 12:00 AM

Rest in Peace Uncle Boots. I know you are reunited with all your loved ones who have gone before. We sill see you again someday and until then you will be forever in my heart and memories. I loved you so much!

Sylvia Laverne Seymour Apr 14 2018 12:00 AM

Pops, I'm so happy that you are no longer hurting. Our loss is heavens gain. I feel blessed to have had the opportunity to spend more time with you over the last few months. Thank you for everything ? You are loved by so many!

Hannah Dellos Apr 14 2018 12:00 AM