Obit: Minnie Cox

Obit: Minnie Cox

September 6th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Minnie Lee Cox, 91, was welcomed home by God on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013.Until her illness she was a faithful and devoted member of Greater Tucker Missionary Baptist Church.She was proceeded in death by her parents, George D. and Estella Smith; husband, General Cox; brothers, Leroy and Eugene Smith; and sisters, Mamie Smith and Janie Reed.Minnie is survived by daughter, Estella (William) Madison; sister, Lucille Westbrook; grandchildren, Terrance (LaTrice) Maples, Tamara (Michael) McKamey, Lisa (Jay) Slater, Pamela Cash and Mark (Andrea) Madison; along with great-grandchildren, other family members and friends.In lieu of flowers, please make any contributions to the Tucker Baptist Church building fund or to your local Blood Assurance.Services will be held at noon on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Tucker Baptist.Interment in Greenwood Cemetery.The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the church, 11 a.m.-noon.The body will lie in state after noon today and the family will receive friends from 6 -7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.