Funeral services for Rubye Russell Cox, 91, Canton, were held at 3:30 p.m. November 21 in the Eubank Funeral Home Chapel, Canton, with Rev. Bobbie Weber officiating.
Burial was in the Haven of Memories Memorial Park in Canton.
Mrs. Cox died November 19, 1996 in Terrell.
She was born January 3, 1905, in Wills Point to the late Eric Allen and LaVera Ann Burnett Russell. She lived in Canton for many years and was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Canton. She moved to Garland and Terrell three years ago.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben Riley Cox, in 1964, brother, Eric Allen Russell, and four sisters, Mary Salley Hurley, Winona Hardy, Ava Jane Johnson and Faye Hill. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Ben Russell and Elaine Cox, Garland; grandson, Patrick Russell Cox, Houston; two granddaughters and their husbands, Sheri and Jeff Barnes, Garland, and Susan Cox and Brent Barry, McDonough, Georgia, a great-granddaughter, and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Eric Johnson, Joe Johnson, Talmadge Hardy, Eric Steven Hurley, Rick Johnson and Larry Johnson.
Canton Herald, Thursday, November 28, 1996