COX Zena May. Zena passed away peacefully, on Tuesday 28th December 2021, in Reading, on her 91st birthday, surrounded by her loved ones. She was born in Birmingham to parents Thomas and Ethel Jennings and was the eldest of 2 children, survived by he brother Clive. Zena was married in 1952 to David Cox, a marriage that lasted over 50 years until his death. Zena was a greatly loved Mother to Karen and Wade; Grandmother to Donna, Juanita, Dean and Zachiah; Great-Grandmother to Oliver, Danielle, Amelia, Ethan, Georgie, Archie, Riley, Harrie, Jaydin and Liam; Great-Great-Grandmother to Parker. Zena was a wonderful lady with a beautiful and kind heart, who spent a great deal of her time knitting matinee jackets for premature babies, a cause she felt passionate about. Funeral Service for Friends and Family will be held at West Berkshire Crematorium on Friday 14th January at 4pm. In lieu of flowers, please make charitable donations to BIBS; Babies in Buscot Support, Royal Berkshire Hospital. The family have entrusted the care of Zena to AB Walker & Son. For all enquiries: Tel: 01635 873672
Published by Newbury Today on Jan. 6, 2022.