Anastacia (Cook) Summers

Anastacia (Cook) Summers (1886-1944) was born in the small town of Alton Station, KY, located in Anderson County. Throughout her life, she was known as Stacia. In July of 1913, she married Edward Summers, a construction worker, in Shelbyville, KY. The couple had five children, and they resided on Story Avenue for many years including the Great Depression. Stacia was a homemaker throughout her life. She died of cirrhosis of the liver at St. Joseph’s Infirmary in 1944. She was 57 years old. Stacia’s final resting place at Eastern Cemetery is with her son, William, who was killed in a car accident in 1936 at the age of 20. Image of Stacia and Edward from Find A Grave user Dorothy Hare Wigginton.