Gerald ‘Jerry’ Theodore Cook passed away on September 24, 2021, at the age of 83, in Noble, Oklahoma. He was born April 2, 1938, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to the late Sidney Cook and Ruth Lucille Pagels.
Jerry was in the Naval Reserves where he completed SCUBA certification. He eventually left the Naval Reserves to pursue a career in law enforcement with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. Jerry’s SCUBA qualification enabled him to do deep water recovery for the OHP. He retired as the 17th Chief of the Oklahoma Highway Patrol in 1988.
He is survived by his wife, Becky Cook; and his daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Bryan Wilson.
Services will be private.
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