Jennie Watford Cook



Dalzell, SC… Jennie Watford Nelson Cook, age 75, widow of Douglas Ray Cook died peacefully at her home on Monday October 1, 2018.
Born on December 21, 1942 in Lamar, South Carolina. She was the daughter of the late Luther Wesley and Jeddie Vaughan Watford. Mrs. Cook was a member of Covenant Bible Church. She loved working in her yard tending to her flowers, and had a passion for sewing and wedding planning.

Survivors include her two sisters, Burton Watford Robinson, Jackie Watford Hinson of Bladenboro, NC; her three daughters, Cindy Nelson Dolan and husband, Rick of Lexington, SC, Laura Nelson Halferty and her husband, Richard of Sumter, SC, Brenda Nelson Stanley and her husband, Barry of Sumter, SC; four stepchildren Brian Cook and his wife, Sally of Goodyear, AZ, Phelecia Cook Gyder of Peoria, AZ, Angela Cook of Phoenix, AZ, Kathleen Fernandez and Michael Hayes of Bishopville, SC; grandchildren Christina Dolan Stipp and her husband, Bradley, Caroline and McKenzie Dolan, Kenneth, William, and Elizabeth Goff, Rachel, Amanda, and Phillip Halferty and his wife, Carrie, Baxter, Logan, and Colt Stanley, Johnny Hamilton and his wife, Charlotte, and 7 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday October 7, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at Bullock Funeral Home Chapel in Sumter, SC with the Reverend Jim Tuggle officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to service from 1:30 to 2:30 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.