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Rosa Hamlett Cook

December 15, 1923 — July 28, 2020

Rosa Hamlett Cook

Rosa Hamlett Cook of Crystal Hill, VA passed away July 28, 2020.  She was born in Charlotte County on December 15, 1923 and was 96 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Luther Hamlett and the late Annie Trent Hamlett. She was married to the late Clayton Henry Cook.


She was a member of Ellis Creek Baptist Church.  


Rosa Hamlett Cook is survived by:

Her Grandchildren

Karen Shiner (David) of Richmond

Melanie Dodd (Michael) of Dry Fork

Angela Martin (Mike) of Dry Fork

Joshua Cook of Richmond

Great Grandchildren

Madison Dodd, Courtney Miller, Mason Dodd and D.J. Miller


David Harris


Carolyn Landrum


Daisy Meurrens, Mary Hudson, Alice Lowery, Eunice Hux and Esther Martin

Special Friends

Mike and Pat Spencer


***Preceded in death by***

Her Children

Faye Harris and David Cook


Cabel Hamlett, James Hamlett, Luther Hamlett, Cartwell Hamlett, George Hamlett, Eva Crews, Georgia Beadles, Nellie Jennings, Beatrice Jones, Velma Glass and Mazzie Conner


A graveside service will be held Friday, July 31, 2020 at 11:00 Ellis Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Dib Mills and Rev. Jim Kopco officiating. Due to the concerns over COVID-19 and with the health and wellness of everyone in mind, we request that everyone attending please wear a mask and practice social distancing. The service will be livestreamed via Powell Funeral Home Facebook page.


For memorials please consider a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Graveside Service

Friday, July 31, 2020

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