Willie Cox

Published 12:00 am Friday, March 13, 2009

Willie Mae Cox, 89, of Clanton died Monday, March 9, at Shelby Baptist Medical Center, Alabaster.
She was born on Saturday, Aug. 16, 1919 in Chilton County, daughter of the late Henry Davenport and the late Cora Scott Davenport. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are son, Mr. Henry (Lula) Cox; daughter, Mrs. Janice Vines; son-in-Law, Mr. Jip Minor; sister, Mrs. Virginia “Tincy” Davis; 13 grandchildren, Terry (Judy) Cox, Jerry (Molly) Cox, Sharon (Charles) Beam, Wanda (Butch) Strahan, Linda (Phillip) Smith, Pamela (Kenneth) Riley, Teresa (Clarence) Miller, Debra Vines, Tammy (Ryan) Deloney, Michael McGuire, Kim (Tim) Ray, Tommy (Diane) Minor and Jeffrey (Wanda) Minor.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ballard Cox; daughter, Patricia Minor; son-in-law, John David Vines; and great-grandson, Brandon Riley.
Services will be held Thursday, March 12, at 1 p.m. at Martin Funeral Home with the Rev. William Kee officiating. Interment followed in Liberty Hill Baptist Cemetery, Clanton.
Martin Funeral Home directed.