Annie Pearl Cook, 80, of Pecos died Sunday, June 22, 2014, in a Big Spring hospital. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel in Big Spring with the Rev. Bernard Gully and the Rev. Ken McIntosh officiating. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. at Mt. Evergreen Cemetery in Pecos.
A vigil service will be held Wednesday evening at 7 p.m. at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
Annie was born Feb. 26, 1934, in Ballinger, Texas, and married Marion Cook in Pecos in 1952. He preceded her in death Dec. 13, 2003.
She was a Catholic.
She is survived by her daughter, Cynthia Scott and husband John of Big Spring; one sister, Linda Bailey and husband Bob of Ballinger; Other family members include a sister-in-law, Linda Halfmann of Georgetown.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Anna (Willi) Halfmann; her son, William Cook; and five brothers, Lawrence, Jimmy, LeRoy, Ervin, and Eugene Halfmann.
The family suggests memorials be made to the United Way of Howard County, 215 West Third, Big Spring, Texas 79720, to Holy Trinity Catholic Parish, 1007 Hearn, Big Spring, Texas 79720 or the First Christian Church of Big Spring, 911 Goliad, Big Spring, Texas 79720.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com