Daniel Cookson, born in Hannibal, Missouri, on June 27, 1955, Dan entered the Lord’s presence on April 30, 2013, at the age of 57 in San Diego, California.
Dan will be deeply missed by his wife, Tammy; children, Danielle, KC and Kyle; brothers, Carl and Mike; sister, Sandy Hall; their families including nieces and nephews, as well as extended family.
Called into the ministry at age 12, Dan served as a Southern Baptist missionary in Okinawa, Japan, for two years and in stateside denominational ministry for 27 years.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at the First Baptist Church in Monroe City, with burial to follow in St. Jude’s Cemetery in Monroe City.
Visitation will be Friday, May 24, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Yager-Kendrick Funeral Home in Monroe City.
Online condolences may be left at www.yagerkendrickfh.com.