Mrs. Betty Rook, age 87 of Hope, Arkansas, passed away Saturday April 10, 2021, in Hope. Betty was born on November 6, 1933, in Slate Shoals, Texas, to Bruce and Cora White Rothwell. She was a member of Unity Baptist Church, manager of the original “Tabs cupboard” in Hope and a longtime volunteer at the Charitable Christian Medical Clinic. She is preceded in death by her husband, Doy Rook, daughter Lori Jones, brothers, Jimmy, Herbert and Lloyd Rothwell, sister, Adie Mae Rothwell Coslin, grandchildren, Jay Rook, Kent Cox and Jade Cox.
Survivors include: Dr. Jim Rook (Vickie) of Midlothian, Texas, Phil Rook (Suzie) of Yellville, Arkansas, Billy Rook (Michaele) of Hope, Arkansas, Tracy Talley (Glen) of Texarkana, sister, Juanell Rook, Benton, Arkansas, grandchildren, Larry Rook, Lloyd Rook, Justin Rook, Troy Rook, Brian Rook, Amanda Rook Gonzalez, Emily Rook Smith, Whitney Rook, Courtney Rook, eleven great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00pm on Monday April 12, 2021, at BRAZZEL/ Oakcrest 1001 South Main St. Hope, Arkansas 71801
Funeral service will be 10:00am Tuesday April 13, 2021, at BRAZZEL/Oakcrest with Bro. Larry Byers and Bro. Jay Pollan officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of BRAZZEL/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope, Eddie Director. Online condolences: www.brazzelfuneralhomes.com
Memorial contributions may be made to Unity Baptist Church 402 Hervey St. Hope, Arkansas 71801 or Charitable Christian Medical Clinic 114 South Main St. Hope, Arkansas 71801