Carolyn Cox

April 23, 1945 - October 24, 2013

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Monday, October 28, 2013 1:00 PM Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home


Sunday, October 27 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Freshwater, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home

Carolyn K. “Chickie” Cox 68, of North Lewisburg, left this world to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Thursday, October 24, 2013 in Springfield Regional Medical Center.

She was born April 23, 1945 in North Lewisburg, Ohio.

Carolyn loved the Lord. She and her husband attended the Woodstock Freewill Baptist Church and she enjoyed being with her family and friends. Carolyn also loved to sing, cook and always put others before herself.

She survived by her husband of 47 years, Lester Cox; daughter, Leslie Ann (Dan) Butler; sisters, Louise, Ruth, Linda (Bobby) Jumper and Judy; brother, Roger; sisters-in-law, Aurelia and Sue; and lots of nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Millard and Lillie Thornhill; sister, Ginny Wynn; brothers, Jim, Tom, Jackie, Burrell and Larry.

The family would like to thank the staff of Springfield Regional for their kindness and compassion for Carolyn and her family.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 3:00-5:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 27, 2013 in FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, North Lewisburg. Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday in the funeral home with Pastor Russell Street officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, North Lewisburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Association of Champaign County in memory of Rodney Adams.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Josh Pearson - Oct 30, 2013

My deepest condolences to you. She will be greatly missed in this world.
May God extend His mighty comfort to you,
Josh Pearson

Jeanne Cracknell - Oct 28, 2013

So sorry to hear about Aunt Carolyn. She was always a sweet, caring person with a beautiful voice. Please accept my sincere condolences to her family and friends. David & Jeanne Cracknell

Jeanne Cracknell - Oct 28, 2013

Very sorry to hear about Aunt Carolyn. She was always a sweet, kind and caring person with a beautiful voice.

Jeanne Thornhill Cracknell - Oct 28, 2013

I am so sorry to hear about Aunt Carolyn. She was always such a kind, very caring person with a beautiful voice. My deepest sympathy to her family on their loss.

Roxanne - Oct 28, 2013

I was thinking of you both and wanted to let you know Grace and I love you and will never forget what you all have done for Grace and I and we will never forget Carolyn. She was a true “Angel” and now she is in heaven with God and Jesus. We love you!

Tom & Ruby Gwynn - Oct 26, 2013

Carolyn Will Be Dearly Missed
Till We Meet again
All Our Love TO Carolyn’s Family.
WE Loved Her Very Much
Ruby, Tom, and Family

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