James Ennis Cooks was born on November 14, 1944 to the late, Charlie Cooks and Annie Mal Youngblood. He married the love of his life, Sarah Lee Cooks on April 06, 1990. Mr. Cook worked at Dorsey Trailers as an assembler. Mr. Cooks was preceded in death by his parents; Charlie Cooks and Annie Mal Youngblood, brothers; Thomas Melton Siler, Willie Arthur Siler and Jeff Siler, Jr. and sister; Lela Mae Siler. He leaves to cherish his memories: wife; Sarah Lee Cooks, children; Bobby Stringer, Derrick Bell, Melanie Bell, Venus ( Roderick ) Watts, Melissa (Timothy) Lindsey, James (Natasha) Bell and Chad Bell, step-son; Robert (Jennifer) Hill, siblings; Charles McGhee, Annie Dean Mitchell, Eva (Nathaniel) Collins, James Arthur Siler, Annette Siler and Jeanette Lee Lewis, in-laws; Virginia Stephens, Antionette Lawrence and Willie (Gwendolyn) L. Bradley, Jr., 13 grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews.