October 26, 2014

Partly cloudy with showers

Ernestine Burnette Cook

Ernestine Burnette Cook, 84, of Lorain, passed away Monday, October 1, 2007 at the Golden Acres Nursing Home in Amherst following a lengthy illness. She was born on November 14, 1922 in Buffalo, NY and has resided in Lorain since 2003.

Ernestine was employed as a pharmacist aid at Toledo Health and Pharmacy in Lorain. She was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church in Buffalo. She enjoyed crossword puzzles.

Survivors include daughter, Marnina Burnette of Lorain; step-daughters, Barbara Jean Hall of Buffalo, NY and Princette Burnette of Louisville, KY; eight grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Cook; parents, John and Anna (nee Yeldell) Harrison; step-father, William Harris; brothers, David Harrison and Cecil Harrison; and sisters, Mattie Brinkley and Mae Kindale.

Friends may call Saturday, October 6, 2007 from 4 to 6 P.M. at Wyers Funeral Chapel, 2900 North Ridge Rd., Sheffield Township where a Memorial Service will be held at 6 PM. A Memorial Service will also be held at Bethel A.M.E. in Buffalo, NY at a later date.