Sara Dean Cook was born June 12, 1931 in Primm Springs Tennessee; died in League City, Texas, July 24, 2012. She was a teacher for over 10 years in public schools. Sara volunteered in numerous organizations throughout her life. She was preceded in death by her parents, Allen Hardy Dean and Lucille Murphree Dean, her brother, Murphree Dean, and her sister, Rebecca Dean; all of Primm Springs Tennessee. She is survived by husband, David W. Cook Jr. of Nassau bay, Texas; daughters, Laura Cook-Velie and husband Chris; and Rebecca Ann Clements and husband Clint of Pearland, Texas; grandchildren, Danielle Elizabeth Velie of Houston; Hunter Steele Velie of League City; and Sara Beth and Madison Nicole Clements of Pearland; sister-in-law, Mary Helen Dean of Primm Springs, Tennessee; and two nephews and two nieces. Visitation will be 5:00 to 9:00 pm Friday, July 27, 2012 in the chapel of Crowder Funeral Home- League City, 1645 East Main League City, TX 77573. Funeral services will be held in her honor 11:00 am, Saturday, July 28, 2012 at Clear Lake United Methodist Church 16335 El Camino Road Houston, TX 77062. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made in her honor to Clear Lake United Methodist Church 16335 El Camino Road Houston, TX 77062 or to Interfaith Caring Ministries 151 Park Ave. League City, TX 77573.