Rickey Alan Cook, 66, of Jacksonville, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, February 23, 2022. He was born April 1, 1955 in Jonesboro, Arkansas to Jackie and Dorothy Cook.
He is preceded in death by his father Jackie Charles Cook; mother Dorothy Jeanette Cook; and his sister Debra Glaze.
Rickey served in the United States Army for 16 years. He worked for Remington Arms for 18 years. He loved to play golf, and go fishing. He loved watching football, and everyone who knew him knew not to interrupt him when he was watching sports. He enjoyed listening to music, especially the Eagles. He enjoyed working outdoors and landscaping.
He is survived by his daughters Tonya Roberts of Jacksonville, Jamie Sanders of Jacksonville, Jessica Antonacci (Michael) of Sherwood; his grandchildren Hagan Roberts, Haley Roberts, Blake Sanders, Aaron Antonacci, April Antonacci; greatgrandchildren Kyliee Jones, Rylee Roberts; his ex-wife Nancy Cook; brothers Mike Cook, Gary Cook; and a host of other friends and family who will miss him dearly.
A memorial service will be held at 2pm Friday, March 4, 2022 at A Natural State Funeral Service.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service. 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400.