- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 13 August 2014
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A graveside service for Jimmy Wade Hildreth Cox, age 87 of Mount Vernon, was Saturday, Aug. 9 at Stouts Creek Cemetery in Saltillo.
Mrs. Cox was born Feb. 12, 1927 to Jim and Leuna Franks Hildreth in Saltillo. She married Truitt Cox. They had one son, Michael. She died Thursday, Aug. 7.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son.
Mrs. Cox is survived by a cousin, Peggy Strohe of Marshall; nephews Harold Lightfoot and wife, Betty, of Mount Vernon, Steve Cox, James Cox, and Shawn Cathey, all of Saltillo; nieces Jessica Cathey of Austin, Hope Cox Milikin of Mount Vernon, and Romany Cathey Findley of Fort Worth.
Memorials may be made to Cypress Basin Hospice, 207 Morgan, Mount Pleasant, Tex. 75455.