Tony Ray Cook, age 61, of Leitchfield, KY, passed away Friday, December 29, 2017 at the University of Louisville Hospital.

He was born on May 1, 1956 in Leitchfield, KY, the son of the late Floyd and Bessie Oller Cook.

He is survived by his wife, Dee Dee Parks Cook, of Leitchfield; and children, Alicia Cook (Bentley), Emelene Pierce (Casey), Anthony Cook (Heather), and Tylor Cook, all of Leitchfield.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held from 11 p.m. until 3 p.m. Friday, January 5, 2017 at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Cremation was chosen at his request.