The Celebration of Life for Mrs. Luegartha Marie Cook of Orange was held May 28, at the Starlight Church of God In Christ. Rites of Christian burial followed in Hollywood Community Cemetery under the direction of Sparrow Funeral Home.

A native of Longview, she resided in Orange 65 years. She was a member of numerous organizations including Top Ladies of Distinction and she was also the Co-Church Mother of the Starlight Church of God in Christ.

Survivors include two sons, Calvin Cook of Dallas and Claude Cook of Texas City; three brothers, Charlie Hightower, Jr. of Sacramento, CA. and Henry Colston, Jr. and Floyd Colston, both of Shreveport, LA; two sisters, Rebecca Pollard of Orange and Stella Young of Dallas; nine grandchildren and six great grandchildren.