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Loretta J. Cook, 79, Jamestown, KY native (1941-2021)

Loretta J. Cook of Lexington passed away on Friday, June 18, 2021, at her residence. She was 79 years old.

A religious service will be held at 1pmCT on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY, with Bro. Eddie Benton officiating. Interment will follow at Jamestown Cemetery Jamestown, KY.

Friends may visit at 11amCT on Wednesday at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.

Loretta was born in Jamestown, KY on August 9, 1941, a daughter of the late Orpha (McGowan) and Velmer Foley.

She was a retired Assistant Vice President at the Bank of Jamestown.

Loretta is survived by:
  • A daughter, Rhonda, wife of David Molden, of Lexington, KY;
  • Granddaughter Alyssa Molden, of Lexington, KY
  • Four brothers, Ralph, husband of Mary Ann Foley, of Nashville, TN; Alben, husband of Janet Foley, of Jamestown, KY; Gibson, husband of Patsy Foley, of Jamestown, KY; Harry, husband of Sandra Foley, of Columbia, KY.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Gene Cook.

Pallbearers: David Molden, Bart Molden, Stuart Foley, Ryan Molden, Adam Moore, and Ross Russell.

Family request memorial donations to Bluegrass Hospice Care, 1733 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington, KY 40504

H.E. Pruitt is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Loretta J. Cook, 79, Jamestown, KY native (1941-2021)

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