Carol Ann Cooke, 45, of Huntersville, NC passed away on January 29, 2018 at her home.
She was born on October 3, 1972 in Charlotte and was the daughter of the late Kenneth Cooke. Carol Ann was a graduate of North Mecklenburg High School. She graduated with honors from UNC Chapel Hill and received her Masters degree from UNC Greensboro. She worked in the healthcare profession for many years, including MUSC in Charleston, SC. She loved animals, especially her calico cat, “Dixie”. She kept food and water on her front porch for stray animals in the neighborhood.
She is survived by mother, Kay Cooke of Statesville, NC; brother, Chris Cooke of (Denver); sister in law, Shannon (Denver), and five year old nephew, Jackson.
A funeral service will be held 3PM Friday, February 2 at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in Cornelius, NC with Rev. Mary John Dye officiating. Visitation will be 2-3 prior in the sanctuary. Burial will follow in church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 19600 Zion Avenue, Cornelius, NC 28031 and / or ASPCA.org.
James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family of Carol and online condolences can be made to jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.