Cox, Oma Alice Mullis

0000453910-01-1_08-31-2007.jpgMrs. Oma
Alice Mullis Cox died Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2007, at her home.

She was
born Nov. 9, 1939. She was a lifelong member of Trinity Moravian
Church. Mrs. Cox attended Central Elementary and James A. Gray High

She and her husband, Kenneth Ray Cox, were married on March 4,
1956, and he survives her of the home.

Mrs. Cox was a faithful member
of Evangeline Rebekah Lodge No. 27 since 1981 and served as past Noble
Grand and Fifth District president.

She will always be remembered as a
loving wife, mother and grandmother, with a generous heart for all her
many friends and community.

She was preceded in death by her parents,
Ellison Dewey Mullis and Edith Johnson Mullis, both of Winston-Salem;
and also by her brothers, Montie Mullis of Guam and Albert Scott Mullis
of Winston-Salem. She is survived by her brothers, Kenneth E. (Shirley)
Mullis and Johnny W. (Karen) Mullis of Chartley, Mass. She is also
survived by her children, Melody Lynn Cox McKaughn of Clemmons; Alan
Ray (Diana) Cox of Pfafftown; Jean Kristina Cox Bangert of Welcome; and
Carol Dyan Cox Anders of Farmington; and her grandchildren, Amanda Cox
Templeton, Jennifer Cox, Kevin Cox, Candace Hawkins Arey, Corey
Hawkins, Kasey Orrell, Dane Fillers, Dustin Fillers, Nicholas Anders
and Austin Cox.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 1, at Trinity Moravian Church, with the Rev. Richard
Spaugh and the Rev. Henry E. May Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in
Salem Moravian Graveyard.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11
a.m. at the church. Memorials may be made to Evangeline Lodge No. 27,
422 N. Trade St., Winston-Salem, NC 27101; Trinity Moravian Church, 220
E. Sprague St., Winston-Salem, NC 27127; or Hospice and Palliative
CareCenter, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103.

Silas Creek Chapel is assisting the family.

Published in the Winston-Salem Journal on 8/31/2007.

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