Visitation services for Emma Vernelle “Nell” Cox, age 61, of Brownwood, will be held from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at the Davis-Morris Funeral Home with Mike Hayes officiating.         Mrs. Cox passed away Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010, in Brownwood.

    Nell was born on July 31, 1949, in Richmond, Virginia. She was married to Thomas Cox on May 24, 1979, in Prince Fredrick, Md., and worked as a caregiver for home health.

    Nell is survived by her daughters, Melissa Crasco, and Gwendolyn Cooper; a son, Evan Cox; sister, Wanda Finazzo; daughter-in-law, Cindy Neely-Coulby, Becky Cox, and Susan Traetta; seven grandsons, Jeremy Davis, Jamie Traette, Azchary Cox, Cameron Cox, Dustin Bowling, Jonathon Cox, and Jessie Cox; four granddaughters, Brittany Steedand and husband Travis, Amber Diffin and husband Daniel, Savannah Bowling, and Crystal Cox; granddaughter-in-law, Jessie Payne; great grandchildren, Will Diffin, Mason Steed, Ava Steed, and Shane Davis; and nieces, Tammy Swann and Belinda Stine.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Cox; her son, B.J. Bowling Jr.; and her father, Lawrence Hubbard.

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