Hester A. Cox

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Hester A. Cox, 93, of Moulton, Ala., and former longtime resident of Lewisburg, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at NHC in Moulton.

A native of Bruceton, she was the daughter of the late Ellie Sanders Allen and Icom Allen. She was retired from Genesco as a shoemaker and a member of the First Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Oren Cox; a daughter, Sharon Woods; and one grandchild, Keith Haislip.

Survivors include three grandchildren, Kelly Jones, Chip Woods and Melissa Anderson; nine great-grandchildren, Josh and Kaydee Jones, Aston Haislip, Evan Zinnel, Keith and Chris Woods, Caroline Grace Anderson, and Libby and Andy Anderson; and one great-great-grandchild, Jacob Jones.

Graveside services were held on Saturday, Aug. 4, at Sunset Park Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society C/O Susie Boatright, 2382 Lynnville Highway, Cornersville, TN 34047.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.billsmcgaugh.com

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.