Marcella "Marcy" Cooksey, 62

Marcella Carol "Marcy" Cooksey, 62, of rural Wabash, died at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, at her home.  She was born November 4, 1957, in Wabash, to Valon Vance and Martha C.  (King) Dillingham.

Marcy 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. Marcy loved her dogs and especially loved her family.

She is survived by her husband, Roger Cooksey of Wabash; four children, Goldie Reynolds and Kristi Ferguson, both of Wabash, Scott (Tiffany) Cooksey of Akron, and Kevin (Carrie) Cooksey of Silver Lake; seven grandchildren, Megan (Cody) Teague of Anderson, Mason Reynolds of Huntington, Alyx (Steven) Lindsey of Silver Lake, Ian Cooksey and Ella Cooksey, both of Akron, Blake Cooksey and Lillian Cooksey, both of Silver Lake; father, Valon Vance Dillingham of Wabash, three sisters, Connie Dillingham, Teresa (Nick) Westendorf, and Tonyia Dillingham, all of Wabash, and her brother, Rob Dillingham of Colorado. 

She was preceded in death by her mother, Martha C.  Dillingham.

Funeral services will be 10:30 am Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash, with Pastor John Cook officiating.  Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 4-8 pm Monday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Marcy may be signed at

Posted on 2020 Feb 07