Shauna Kay Cook, 71, Simpsonville, died Saturday, November 19, 2022 at Kindred Hospital following an illness. A native of Louisville, she was the daughter of the late James Dewey Cook and Lula Ann Davis Cook Young. She was a 1969 graduate of Iroquois High School and obtained her Associates Degree in Real Estate from Jefferson Community and Technical College. She was working on her bachelor’s degree in psychology. She was employed as a realtor prior to her retirement. She was a member of the Executive Committee of the Shelby County Democratic Party and Kentuckians for the Commonwealth.
In addition to her parents, her former spouse, Don W. Borders, two brothers, James D. Cook and Perry W. Cook, and one sister, Joan Berry, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her two children, Dawn M. Wilcoxson (Chris) of Charlestown, IN and Adam B. Borders (Diana) of Simpsonville; one sister, Carol Hutt of Prospect; two stepsisters, Rita Lindsey of Louisville and Barbara Walker of Mauckport, IN; five grandchildren, Chase M. Borders, Nathan A. Borders, Emma F. Wilcoxson, Ren'ee M. Borders and Jenyth L. Wilcoxson and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Cremation has been selected in accordance with her wishes. She requested no services. Burial of her ashes will take place at Old Suthards Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Myasthenia Foundation of America (myasthenia.org) or the donor’s favorite charity.
Webb Funeral Home in Shelbyville is in charge of the arrangements and Reid-Walters Funeral Home in Earlington, KY is in charge of the local arrangements.
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