Frances Mathis Cox |
COLUMBIA, SC-- Funeral service for Frances Mathis Cox, 85, will be held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2013, at Greenlawn Memorial Park's Mausoleum Chapel, with entombment in the mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 1 until 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2013, at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel.
Mrs. Cox died Friday, May 17, 2013. Born in Spartanburg, she was the daughter of the late Dallas and Pamela Fowler Mathis. "Mrs. Cox" was a substitute mom for a generation of children who grew up going to their skating rink, Carolina Skateland; beloved mother to many.
Surviving are her daughters, Libby (Bill) Hearn of Summerville and Kara Cox of Savannah, GA; son, David B. (Jan) Cox Jr.; grandchildren, Brooks Elizabeth Hearn, Sarah R. Hearn, Lindsey Cox, Morgan Cox, and Maggie Cox; and sister, Carolyn (Allen) Hare, both of Spartanburg.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, David Brooks.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Columbia, 1306 Hampton Street, Columbia SC 29220.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from May 19 to May 20, 2013