Lela Kathleen Cox, 86, passed away Tuesday, July
20, 2010 at home.
Born Jan. 17, 1924 in PikeCounty, she was a life resident of PikeCounty.
She was active in the senior citizens in Petersburg and enjoyed quilting.
Survivors include four children, Ruth White-Hoefling and Wilma LoannBlaize both of Princeton, Carolyn Abell of Sumner, Ill., Earl Cox of Petersburg; six grandchildren; and six great- grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her
husband, Henry E. Cox in 1996; and a son, Ronnie Cox.
Funeral services will be at (central) Friday, July 23, 2010 at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in OaklandCity,
with Pastor Fred Denton officiating. Burial will follow at White RiverChapelCemetery in Bowman. Visitation will be from (central) Thursday at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home.