Apostle George Cooke, III

Sunrise: January 26, 1955

Sunset: November 19, 2019

Apostle George Cooke, III 64, went home to be with the Lord on November 19, 2019 at Sentara Hospice House. George was born on January 26, 1955 to the late George Cooke, Jr. and Barbara Pitt-Cooke. He was the Apostle and Founder of New Joy Ministries Inc. He leaves to cherish his memory a loving wife, Pastor Jeanette L. Cooke; two children that he adored, George IV (Michelle Gayles-Cooke) and Yolanda Reese (Phillip Reese); eight grandchildren, two great grandchildren, three siblings, Cynthia Cooke, Vivian Cooke and Michael Cooke, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Viewing Monday, November 25, 2019 Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Wake Service Monday, November 25, 2019 6:00pm - 8:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 5605 Portsmouth Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23701 Service Tuesday, November 26, 2019 11:00am Mount Herman Baptist Temple 2901 London Boulevard Portsmouth, VA 23707 Interment Greenlawn Memorial Gardens 3920 Airline Boulevard Chesapeake, VA 23321

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    Sebrena R Daughtry says

    Missing u Pops George Cooke III. I will never forget u and how u had an impact in my life and my two daughters. We luv u and the entire Cooke and Reese families. Rest on in Jesus luving arms. Hang in there Mama Jeanette , sis. Yolanda. Bro. Gee And ur wife and. Brom Phillip and my extended New Joy family and Chosen Generation luv u all so much. R. I. H. Daddy G.

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    Catherine Jordan says

    Jeanette, George, Yolanda and Family,
    Gregory and I are sending our condolences, loving thoughts and prayers during this time. Our prayer is that God will continue to keep you in peace and may the memories of the great love shared comfort your hearts and minds.
    We love you.

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