Mary Alice Rooks, Age 85

Posted by on Sep 22, 2010

Mary A. Rooks
Mary Alice Rooks, age 85 years of 204 Montgomery St., Columbia, Ky. passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 1:17 A. M. at her home after illness.
She was the daughter of the late Ralph Lee & Hattie Carter Day born on July 5, 1925 in Grayson County, Ky. She was the widow of Charles Lewis Rooks who preceded her in death on June 12, 1996

She is survived by three daughters:  Charlotte Thompson & husband Mark of Columbia, Ky., Patricia L. Hopper & husband Kenny of Russell Springs, Ky. Iona Hook & husband Jimmy of Springfield, Ky.

Two sons:  Allen Rook & wife Collene of Columbia, KY, Alburn Lewis Rooks & wife Pam of Bardstown, KY.

Special friend Carolyn Sue Beckett, 13 Grandchildren, 11 Great Grandchildren, several nieces, nephews & a host of other relatives & friends survive.

She was preceded in death by one daughter:  Imogene Gogel in 1994 and a special friend Lula Jackson

She was a member of Freedom Separate Baptist Church and was retired. Funeral service Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at 2:00 P. M. at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Clergy officiating Bro. Carlie Riggs & Bro. Ronnie Campbell Interment in Freedom Cemetery You may view this obituary, sign guest book & share condolence online at

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements
Visitation after 4:00 P. M. Wednesday

Pallbearers: Torie Rooks, Nicholas Hopper, Brian Sanford, Dwayne Sanford, Michael Thompson, James Adkins & John Anderson

Honorary Pallbearers:  Great Grandchildren, staff & residents at Adair Eldercare & Adair County Ambulance Service