Obituaries

Samuel Edward Cook Sr.

December 15, 1936 - February 21, 2018

Service: Requiem Eucharist will be 12 noon on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at All Saints' Episcopal Church.  Private interment at Greenwood Memorial Park. Following the service, the family will greet friends at a reception at Rivercrest Country Club. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to Congregational Care, First Presbyterian Church, 1000 Penn Street, Fort Worth, Texas, 76102.

Samuel Edward “Ed” Cook Sr. died Wednesday, February 21, 2018.

Samuel Edward Cook Sr. was born December 18, 1936 in Fort Worth, the son of Sam and Haydie Marie Schultz Cook.  Ed, as he was known, was a 1954 graduate of Paschal High School and received his degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Miami in 1959.  He was the president and CEO of Cook Drilling Company.

Ed was preceded in death by his parents, brother and sister, and his wife of 54 1/2 years, Abigail Webb Cook.

Survivors: Children, Catherine Bernell Estrada and her husband, Robert A. Estrada, Esq., Samuel Edward “Sam” Cook Jr. and his wife, Dr. Susan Linder, and Bonnie Cook Mosier; grandchildren, Stephen Edward Mosier, Samuel Edward Cook III, and 5 step granddaughters; eight and soon to be nine precious great grandchildren.