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Jean Hughes Cox, 71, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2015)

She was a member of Feathersburg First Church of God, a former employee of Fruit of the Loom, and former member of the Air Guard. She was born in Taylor County, KY, and was a resident of Elk Horn, Taylor County, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Leona Bottoms Hughes and the late Elmer Hughes and the widow of Coy L Cox, her husband of 42 years. She leaves four direct living descendants.
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Jean Hughes Cox of Elkhorn, KY, died at 8:45pmET, Friday, October 16, 2015 in Elkhorn, KY.

Funeral services will be at 1pmCT/2pmET, Tuesday, October 20, 2015, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, Rev. Cameron Rash. Burial will be in Callahan Cemetery. Visitation will be 4pm-7pmCT/5pm-8pmET, at the funeral home.

Jean Hughes Cox, 71, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2015)

Jean Hughes Cox of Elkhorn, daughter of the late Elmer Hughes and Leona Bottoms Hughes was born Tuesday, October 19, 1943, in Taylor County, Kentucky. She died at Friday, October 16, 2015 in Elkhorn, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 71 years, 11 months, and 27 days.

She professed faith in Christ and attended Feathersburg First Church of God.

She was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom and Air Guard.

She united in marriage to Coy L. Cox November 25, 1966. He preceded her in death June 25, 2009.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two sons: Steve Cox and wife Tami of Marysville, Ohio; and Joel Cox of Richmond, KY

  • Two grandsons: Jordon Cox and Hunter Cox of Marysville, Ohio

  • Five sisters and one brother: Linda Wethington, Bonnie Wilson and husband Larry and Kathleen Davis and husband Stacey, of Campbellsville, KY; Eveleen Burkhead and husband, Jan, Rose Cox and husband, Jerry and Don Hughes and wife Kay of Elkhorn, KY

  • A sister-in-law: Irene Perkins and husband, Jack Allen of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by two brothers: Charles Hughes and Ronnie Hughes.

Send condolences to the family of Jean Hughes Cox

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY, in charge of arrangements. Expressions of sympathy requested to be donations to Callahan Cemetery and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

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Jean Hughes Cox, 71, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2015)

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