Georgia Cox

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, March 18, 2008

FERRIDAY – Services for Georgia Paralee Morace Cox, 83, of Vidalia, who died Sunday, March 16, 2008, at Natchez Regional Medical Center, will be at 10 a.m. today at Young’s Funeral Home with the Bros. Billy Wallace and Ron Ledford officiating.
Burial will follow at Long Pine Cemetery, in Monterey, under the direction of Young’s Funeral Home in Ferriday.
Mrs. Cox was born Sept. 17, 1924, in Eva, La., the daughter of Leon and Ida Young Morace. She was a homemaker and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church of Vidalia.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William James Cox; her parents; two sons, Tommy Joe and Perry Cox; one daughter, Mary Ellen Cox Jenkins; and four brothers and six sisters.
Survivors include one son, Jerrol Cox of Vidalia; three daughters, Pam Cox and Clark Burkett, both of Natchez, Alma Poole and husband, Eddie, both of Monterey, and Jennifer Wadlington and husband, Kevin, both of Vidalia; one sister, Maude Ferguson of Vidalia; one brother, Doyle Morace of Vidalia; and eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Darryl Morace, Layton Poole, Jeff Ferguson, Danny Merrill, Ronnie Cox and Johnny Berryhill.
Honorary pallbearers will be Pat Poole, Lance Jenkins, Cory and Cole Wadlington and Michael Cox.
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