Chris Cook


Chris Cook
Chris Cook

Chris Cook, 49, of Amarillo, TX died Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

Services will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 4, 2022, at Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, 2800 Paramount Blvd, with Travis Bennett of Arena of Life officiating.  Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.

Chris was born October 5, 1972, in Amarillo, TX to William E. and Ava Dawn Cook.

He worked in construction and provided remodeling services as a tile setter.  Chris loved laying tile and was very proud of his work.  He also loved going to the races every Saturday night at Route 66 Motor Speedway.  His favorite drivers were No Neck Robby Layton, and his nephew Chris Elliott.

He enjoyed attending Arena of Life where he was recently baptized and received multiple certificates.

Chris was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Gary Cook.

Survivors include a daughter, Alexis Cook; brothers, Michael Cook, Billy Cook, and Brad Cook; sisters, Connie Blunt, Cindy Chism, Pam Elliott, Kimberly Cook, and Amanda Velazquez; and numerous nieces and nephews.

12 Replies to “Chris Cook”

  1. Chris you were loved by many. Many people knew you from your work as an amazing tile setter. And for your love of the races and your daughter. You were my crush and my love for years. I will miss you so very much. You will be with me forever in my heart , thoughts and my memories of our time together. Prayers for peace and comfort to the family. Until I see you again Fly High my Love. I love you

  2. To : The family and my beautiful Alexis . I know she will forever miss her father and she will forever miss him and all the times she will need him from here on out. Alexis just be certain you were his greatest joy. Your dad will always be with you in sprit.

  3. Prayers for the family. I am so sorry for your loss. I love you guys and am praying for healing. May God watch over you. Love always Tammy

  4. Chris was a good person and a believer in God I pray that he rest in peace my prayers are with the Cook family

  5. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. When we moved into our house on Lake St. Chris was 3. Him and my kids played together and were friends most of their lives. I did talk to my Chris and he said to tell y’all he was so sorry. God Bless

  6. My thoughts and prayers are with the family!! I don’t know if you remember me but I worked with Ava at St Anthony’s. So sorry to hear about Chris!! Betty Becannon

    1. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Chris was a friend of mine. He worked for me year’s ago. We would try to go to lunch at least once a week. I’m going to miss my friend very much. Still hard for me to understand why he’s gone. He’s in a better place, but way too early. Rest In Peace Pal!! I will always love you!!!

    2. Thank you for your laughter and company at the races. Gone too soon but God knows best!! Prayers for ya’ll!!

    3. Chris was a good friend of mine. He worked for me at blackjack delivery. My prayers and thoughts are with the family. I know he’s in a better place just to soon. We tried to have by lunch once a week. RIP Chris! I’m going to miss you my pal! God bless!

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