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Mims Davis Cook, 78 of Magee, MS passed away Thursday, February 2, 2023 at his home in Magee, MS. He was born Friday, June 9, 1944 in Magee, Mississippi.

    Visitation will be held on Friday, February 3, 2023 from 11:00 A.M. until 1:30 P.M. at Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Magee, MS. Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 03, 2023 at 2:00 P.M. at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery in Magee, MS.  Bro. Kole Johnson and Bro. Stephen Keen will officiate. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee is in charge of arrangements. 601-849-5031

  Mr. Cook loved to fish, ride motorcycles, and ride his scag lawnmower. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and brother. He was dependable and a jack of all trades. He will be greatly missed by his family.

     He was preceded in death by his parents, Donice and Euna Cook; brothers, Elton Cook and D.B. Cook; sister, Shirley Mills.

     Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth  Ann Williams  Cook;  daughters, Felicia (Waylon) Kennedy and Denise Brown;  grandchildren, Matt (Ashlee)  Robinson, Beth (Julian) Brown-Mendez, Taylor  Gates and Cassandra  Kennedy;  brothers, Carl  Cook and Mike  Cook;  sisters, Ruth  Welch and Joyce  Rankin;  great- grandchild, Isabelle  Robinson; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.

   Pallbearers will be Jean- Phillip Cook, Yves Cook, Charlie Holbrook, John Williams, Robert Singley, Lawrence Cook, and Patrick Cook.

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Patrice is married to Greg Boykin and they have two sons, Bradley & Alex Boykin. Patrice is a lifetime resident of Simpson County. Patrice retired after 25 years in the Insurance industry where 23 of those years were with State Farm Insurance in Magee. She is very active in the community and has served in several leadership roles. Patrice has been a Secretary for the Magee Touchdown Club for 19 years and President of the MS Scholars of Simpson County. Patrice was a member of the Magee Adopt A School Program. She was elected to a term on the Simpson County School Board. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Magee Chamber of Commerce. She serves on the Keep Magee Beautiful Committee and is a member of the Advisory Committee for the Simpson County Technical Center. Patrice is a member of the Simpson County Republican Executive Committee. Multiple times, Patrice was named Parent of the Year for Magee Schools as well as District Parent of the Year for the Simpson County School District. Patrice & her family are members of New Hope Baptist Church.


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