She was born Nov. 13, 1942, in Refugio.
Survivors include her mother, Jessie Mae Elliot of Los Angeles, Calif.; husband, Willie Garza of Refugio; one daughter, Debra Cook Terrell of Omaha Neb.; one sister, Johnnie Ann Booker of Los Angeles Calif.; four brothers, Henry James “Buddy” Cook of Corpus Christi, Everette T. Elliott and William C. Elliott, both of Los Angeles Calif., and Rudy Cook of Houston; and one grandchild.
Services were conducted at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7, at Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church. Burial was in Refugio Community Cemetery.