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Helen Rook

December 10, 1932 September 8, 2019
Helen Rook
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ROUGEMONT: Helen Rook, 86, passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at Person Memorial Hospital. She was born in Durham, the daughter of the late Pervis Preston Hunt and Helen C. Hunt. In addition to her parents, Ms. Rook was also predeceased by her husband, Robert Leon Rook; brother, Pervis Hunt; sister, Virginia Hunt; and son, Leighton Rook.

Ms. Rook loved flowers, crafts and enjoyed working in her yard. She loved her tropical gardens, especially her gold fish and frogs.

Ms. Rook is survived by her daughter, Candice Staunton; brother, Donald Hunt; grandchildren, Justin Rook, Summer Rook, Cameron Rook, Carla Staunton, Crystal Gail Staunton; and 6 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 11th at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham with Pastor John Hill officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to

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2:00 PM 9/11/2019 2:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham
1105 Broad Street Durham 27705 NC
United States

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Woodlawn Memorial Park Final Resting Place

2107 Liberty St.
Durham, NC 27703

2107 Liberty St. Durham 27703 NC
United States

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