Sara Deane Mills Cook, age 83 of Fayetteville, TN entered eternal life in Heaven on April 11, 2023. Sara was born on April 29, 1939, and was the daughter of the late Shielly Joe and Ruth Virginia Winford Mills. She was a member of the Harmony Hill Church of God and had worked in the home health field.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2023, at Cedar Hills Memorial Gardens at 12:30 PM with Pastor Don Hackney officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 11 AM until 12 PM on Thursday at Higgins Funeral Home.
Sara is survived by her son, Johnny Vaughn of Fayetteville, TN; her daughter, Teresa (Tommy) Spelce of Huntsville, AL; grandchildren: John Vaughn, Jr. (Khristina Bradford); Debrah Vaughn; Amie Spelce; and Sara Beth Nelson (Warren Nelson, III). Great grandchildren: Thomas, Aubrey, and Carter Vaughn; Kiara Spelce; Daniel Angviano and Maria Rodriguez; Jordan, Adriana and Sloan Nelson; numerous nieces and nephews; special friends, Mrs. Jo Young and Judy Flynt.
Mrs. Cook was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Cook; her siblings, Peggy Brown; Larry Mills; Jerry Mills; JoAnn Moore; and Dot May.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Sara Deane Mills Cook.