Originally created 10/17/00

Mrs. Sadie Cook



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mrs. Sadie Higingbotham Cook, 91, of Austin Graybill Road, died Sunday, Oct. 15, 2000, at National Health Care.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at South Aiken Church of God, Aiken, with the Rev. Bruce Fox officiating. Burial will be in Aiken Memorial Cemetery, Aiken.

Mrs. Cook, a native of Aiken County, had retired from Graniteville Co. and was a member of South Aiken Church of God.

Survivors include a son, Harold H. Cook, Aiken; a daughter, Mary Cook Garnto, Aiken; three brothers, Oscar Higingbotham, Aiken, Riley Higingbotham, Foxtown, and Curtis Higingbotham, Eastman, Ga.; and 11 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Steve Garnto, Robert T. Garnto, Stan Benton, Ben Goats, Ray Cook and Donnie Cook.

Honorary pallbearers will be her granddaughters.

Memorials may be made to South Aiken Church of God Building Fund, 2700 Whiskey Road, Aiken, SC 29803.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Shellhouse Funeral Home, Aiken.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 17, 2000