Frances Cox, 84, of Williamsburg, passed away Thursday, Sept. 15, 2016 at the Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center in Williamsburg.
She was born March 24, 1932 in Whitley County to the late Clyde Alsip and the late Elizabeth Smith Alsip. Frances was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Williamsburg. She also retired from American Greeting of Corbin.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, R.B. Cox, a sister, Lora Alsip Cox, and two brothers, Dan Alsip and Glen Alsip.
She is survived by one daughter, Patty Powers and husband, the Rev. Fred Powers, of Williamsburg; one grandson, Rob Powers and wife, Tammy, of Williamsburg; two great-grandsons, Dawson Powers and Mason Powers; one sister, Mayme Alsip Bryant, of Williamsburg; one brother, Jimmy Alsip, of Williamsburg; special niece, Carrie Courtney (Al), of Orange City, Florida, and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 at the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Rob Powers and the Rev. James Hodge officiating. Following the service, she will be laid to rest in the Highland Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that contributions be made to Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Williamsburg.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.ellisonfh.com.
Ellison Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of these arrangements.
Published on September 16, 2016