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Gary E Cooksey

September 12, 1964 ~ October 13, 2017 (age 53)

Gary E. Cooksey 53, of Connersville passed away suddenly on Friday October 13, 2017 at his residence.

He was born September 12, 1964 in Connersville, Indiana one of three children born to Larry E. And Della May Doyles Cooksey.

On July 2, 2016 he married Dixie Foland in Greensburg, Indiana , and  Mrs. Cooksey survives.

He enjoyed camping, singing karaoke and spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Dixie Cooksey of Connersville;  his mother Della May Cooksey of Connersville; his sister Melissa K. Cooksey of Connersville;four step children: Gary Bunch and his wife, Lori of Connersville; Angela Maupin and her husband, Mike of Greensburg; Caroline Maupin and her husband, David of Cambridge City; and Cliflene “Shug” Foland of Connersville; 20 grandchildren and  13 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, Larry E. Cooksey who passed away on April 12, 1998, his brother, Larry Dean Cooksey  who passed away on August 10, 1971 and his grandparents Henry Oliver and Lota Olive Cooksey ; Curtis and Alta Strong and his mother and father in law, Caroline and Edward Dawson.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 PM on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at Miller Moster Robbins Fuenral Home or anytime online at

Funeral service will be held at 1 PM on Wednesday , October 18, 2017 at Miller Moster Robbins Funeral .

Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Cambridge City, Indiana.

 Service Information

October 17, 2017

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home
1704 Grand Ave
Connersville, IN 47331

Funeral Service
October 18, 2017

1:00 PM
Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home
1704 Grand Ave
Connersville, IN 47331

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