"Crook served the community for nearly 30 years on the Monticello Police Department,” said Mayor Zack Tucker. “He’s years of service was greatly appreciated; and the I will be eternally grateful for his service for the community.”
Crook, 76, was first hired on the Monticello Police Department on October 31, 1973, serving the City of Monticello for a total 29 years and 6 months until his retirement on April 30, 2003.In addition to his nearly 30 years of service on the Monticello Police Department, Crook was a Mason and was a member of Pauline Missionary Baptist Church.
Funeral service with Masonic Rites will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 16, 2016 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel. Visitation will be 1:00-2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.