Ms. Cox was a member of Sweet Prospect General Baptist Church in Dexter, a photo-journalist with the North Stoddard Countian Newspaper, the secretary for the Liberty Sunday School General Baptist Association, the president of the Bloomfield Lions Club, a former employee of the Puxico Press and a resident of Dexter.
She is survived by two sisters, Doris Nelson and husband William, and Cathy Starnes and husband Gary, all of Dexter; one brother, Floyd Cox, Jr. and wife Sunnye of De Bary, Fla.; two sisters-in-law, Brenda Cox of Bernie and Ruth Cox of Lexington, Ky.; three special nieces, April Wamble, Ashley Starnes and Amber Starnes, all of Dexter; other nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Leslie F. Cox, Morris Leroy Cox and B.J. Cox; and one nephew, Dwane Owens.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, March 27, 2008, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, March 28, 2008, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with Rev. Kevin Eskew officiating.
Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.