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COOK, Lois Lois Peters Cook of Dallas, Texas passed away and entered the Kingdom of Heaven on January 12, 2020. She was preceded in death by her husband of many years Dr. Evin Lee Cook, her parents Albert John and Margaret Mae Kelly Peters, and sisters Betty Hilliard and Margaret Ann Wink. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Camille and Kenneth Price, her brother Albert J. Peters, Jr., a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins, and an extended family of special First Baptist Church friends. She was born in Giddings, Texas, grew up and attended high school in Brenham, studied and graduated from Baylor University in Waco, and was a longtime resident of Dallas where she taught elementary grades in Dallas Independent School District for twenty years. She was an accomplished artist and art teacher for many years, and was known for her oil paintings that were inspired by her childhood memories of the beauty of nature in Central Texas. She was a faithful and active member of First Baptist Church Dallas since 1949, where she taught Sunday School, served as superintendent of a pre-school department for thirty-five years, and was a Chapel Choir sponsor. Services will be held on Friday, January 17 at Restland Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm, and the Memorial Service will take place at 12:30 pm in Restland Wildwood Chapel, with Rev. Blake Lander and Rev. Denise Odom officiating. Interment will follow in The Abbey at Restland Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be sent to The Evin L and Lois P Cook Music Fund at First Baptist Church Dallas (214-969-0111), or to The Evin L and Lois P Cook Endowed Scholarship Fund at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (817-923-1921).
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