Hope Star Journal
Friday, October 10, 1930


Margaret ( Yeley) Cox

Died Tuesday at her home 4 miles north of Columbus, age 80. A lifetime resident of Bartholomew County, she was the former Margaret Yeley and the widow of Jacob Cox whom she married 58 years ago. He died in 1908. Her nephew and wife, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Yeley lived with her the last six years. Surviving are 2 brothers, Jake Yeley of Columbus and James Yeley of Nortonburg; a sister, Mrs. Nick Crussell of Newbern. Funeral service was Thursday at the home with burial at Garland Brook Cemetery.