Marion Scott Cooksey

Marion Scott Cooksey of Granbury, 65, passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Granbury.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at Wiley Funeral Home. Visitation was Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Brazos River Baptist Church.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home.

Mr. Cooksey was born Dec. 15, 1946, in Fort Worth, to Asa and Wilma Lee Gilliam Cooksey. He married Dolores Leilani Riggs, May 6, 1966, in Arlington.

He served as chef at the Cuckoo’s Nest in Granbury for 21 years. Mr. Cooksey had been a resident of Tolar and Granbury for 35 years. He enjoyed fishing, computers and small engine repair.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sonja Cooksey.

Survivors: Wife, Dolores Cooksey; children, Tammy Brown and Todd Stevenson, James Stuart and wife, Pamela; brother, Clifford Lee Cooksey; sister, Cynthia House; grandchildren, Megan Daniel, Mica Brown, Stephen Burke, Christian Stuart, Hanna Stuart, Catherine Stuart; great-grandchild, Landry Daniel; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements were by Wiley Funeral Home.