- Last Updated on 04:34 PM 05/16/13
Mrs. Charlotte Elliott Cox of 6136 Huell Matthews Hwy, South Boston died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at the age of 82. She was born in Granville County, N.C. on April 29, 1931 to the late Lee Elliott and the late Minnie Bray Elliott, and was married to the late Giles Edward ‘Ned’ Cox Sr.
Mrs. Cox was a retired mender for Burlington Industries, Clarksville, and a member of Black Walnut Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Judy C. Green (David) and Sandra C. Smith (Van), both of South Boston; one son, Bill D. Cox of Atlanta, Ga.; two brothers, Herman Elliott (Susan) of Oxford, N.C. and Bob Elliott (Brenda) of Bullock, N.C.; four sisters, Erselle Cole (James) and Hazel Tuck (Luther), both of South Boston, Ernestine Newton of Oxford, N.C. and Mary Ann Hughes of Nathalie; three grandchildren, Kelly Comer (Stuart) of Virgilina, Stephanie Snead of South Boston, and Travis Snead (Brittany) of Moneta; four great-grandchildren, Stephen, Brooke and Grant Comer, and Jacie Snead; and by her special caregiver and friend, Lillie Tysinger.
In addition to her parents and husband, two sons, James Lee Cox and Giles Edward Cox Jr.; two brothers, Rufus Elliott and Garnie Elliott; and one sister, Jean Wilson, also preceded Mrs. Cox in death.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 19, 2013 at Grassy Creek Baptist Church in Bullock, N.C., at 2 p.m. with the Revs. Jack Stewart and Raymond Wooten officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Brooks Funeral Home from 7:00 until 8:30 p.m. and other times at her home.
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home, South Boston.