Marcella Carol “Marcy” Cooksey, 62, rural Wabash, died at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at her home.
She was born Nov. 4, 1957, in Wabash, to Valon Vance and Martha C. (King) Dillingham.
She attended Southwood High School. She married Roger Cooksey in Kentucky on Oct. 18, 1990. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, flowers, and reading. She was an avid Indianapolis Colts fan. She loved her dogs and especially loved her family.
She is survived by her husband: Roger Cooksey, Wabash; four children: Goldie Reynolds and Kristi Ferguson, both of Wabash; Scott (Tiffany) Cooksey, Akron; and Kevin (Carrie) Cooksey, Silver Lake; seven grandchildren: Megan (Cody) Teague, Anderson; Mason Reynolds, Huntington; Alyx (Steven) Lindsey, Silver Lake; Ian Cooksey and Ella Cooksey, both of Akron; Blake Cooksey and Lillian Cooksey, both of Silver Lake; her father: Valon Vance Dillingham, Wabash; three sisters: Connie Dillingham, Teresa (Nick) Westendorf, and Tonyia Dillingham, all of Wabash; and her brother: Rob Dillingham, Colorado.
She was preceded in death by her mother: Martha C. Dillingham.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Pastor John Cook officiating. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, at the funeral home.
Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.