Shantae Nicole Hill-Cook, 33, passed away Nov. 28, 2019. She was born Sept. 23, 1986, in Lake Ozark to Andre’ Cook and Marlena Hill.

A private service will be held for the family.

Shantae graduated from Fulton High School and attended Moberly Area Community College and Columbia College. She was hardworking and was most recently employed as a certified medical technician at StoneBridge Villa Marie in Jefferson City. She loved spending time with her family, especially her children.

Left behind to miss her are Andre’ Cook (Kathy) of Columbia; Marlena Stevens of Altamonte Springs, Florida; her children, Jerrell, Ja’Major and Jurnee; grandparents Georgia Nevels of Columbia and Harry and Sherry Hopkins of St. Roberts, Missouri; sister, Sheridan Cook of Nashville; brothers, Terrance Cody Tipton of Jefferson City and Sangla Maurice Stevens of Manhattan, Kansas; aunts and uncles, Tonja Cook, Churice Cook of Nashville, Tennessee, and Michelle Peters of League City, Texas, Marc Hill of Atlanta; and many other family members. She was preceded in death by her grandfather Leroy L. Cook.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to Shantae Hill-Cook Children’s Memorial Fund, c/o Central Bank of Boone County, 503 E. Nifong Blvd., Suite H, Box 176, Columbia, MO 65201.

Arrangements are under the direction of Parker-Millard Funeral Service and Crematory, 12 E. Ash St., Columbia; (573) 449-4153. Condolences may be left online for the family at

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