VANCEBORO - Clinnie Gay Cox, 94, of 9597 NC Highway 43 South, died Thursday, June 14, 2012. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday June 17, at Maple Grove M.B. Church in Blounts Creek. Burial will follow in church cemetery. Survivors include her son, Pastor Melvin Earl Cox of Vanceboro; daughters Sylvia M. Simmons, of New Bern, Gladys Estelle Dessaure of St. Stephens, S.C., Gladys Rubell Bennett of Union Dale, N.Y., Climmie May DeBrew of Hempstead, N.Y., Maggie Alberta Cox of the home, Peggie Lou Davis of Upper Marlboro, Md., Dorothy Cox Franklin of Vanceboro, Devicky Cox Whitfield of Greenville; 16 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. A viewing will be held from 2-6 p.m. Saturday at Don Brown Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to donbrownfuneralhome.com.
Published in Free Press from June 15 to June 18, 2012