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Colonel Christian H Hooke, Jr.

Sunrise: December 27, 1938
Sunset: January 31, 2019

It is with profound regrets and deep sadness that the Hooke and Crawford families announce the loss of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend, Colonel Christian Henry Hooke, Jr. Our beloved and loving Historian passed away on Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Salala, Bong County, Liberia, after a protractive period of illness.

Colonel Hooke was the longest serving Chief of Interpol of the Liberia National Police, Republic of Liberia.

He leaves to mourn his dearest beloved wife, Victoria D Hooke. Six Children: Hannah M Hooke-Hoff, Victor T Hooke (Julia) Rev. Clifford EB Hooke (Ella), Rev. Florence G Hooke-Beckley, Leslie J Hooke, Victoria M Hooke, twenty-one grandchildren, and several great grandchildren. He is also survived by six siblings: Lucretia S Williams, Hon. Amelia A Ward, Hannah Hooke – Kawalay, Gifty Hooke, Alphonso Hooke, and John Patrick Hooke, along several nieces nephew, cousins and friends.

Funeral Service
Saturday, February 16, 2019 at 10:00 am prompt
Administrative Building
Salala District, Lower Bong County

Hooke’s Plot
Salala District, Lower Bong County

Memorial Service
Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 4:30 PM
International Christian Fellowship Gwinnett Ministries
250 Langley Dr. Suite 1314 Lawrenceville, GA 30044

Victoria D Johnson Hooke (Wife) 011231886963016
Hannah Hooke-Hoff - 011231886527470
Victor T Hooke - 011231886459246
Rev. Clifford EB Hooke (404) 781-8246
Rev. Florence Beckley 011231881156873 / 011231779147002
Leslie J Hooke – 011231888832593 / 011231775256408
Victoria M Hooke - 011231886695771
Hon. Amelia A Ward -011231886511554
Mrs. Lucretia S Williams (262)995-3760
Mrs. Hannah Kawalay - 01123276666982
Ms. Gifty Hooke - 011231888121834
Melvin J Crawford  -  770-845-6768