Lee Anna Coor Cox, 92, of Goldsboro, NC went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.
Visitation will be held at First African Baptist Church, 803 Harris Street from 4-7 p.m. with the family present from 6-7 p.m.
Funeral will be held Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at First African Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Wayne Memorial Park South.
Lee Anna was born and educated in Wayne County.
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She was preceded in death by her parents, Walker Maryland and Claretta Parks Coor; husband, Samuel L. Cox, Sr.; two daughters, Willie Mae and Valeria Michelle.
She leaves a legacy of memories to her twelve children: Samuel L. Cox, Jr. (Aymee), Aileen Cox Jones, Claretta C. Newsome (Bernard), Marvin (Lynn), James Emmett (Brenda), Johnnie Lee, Walker M. (Jacqueline), Jesse L .(Teresa), Shaheed Abdur-Rahman, Joddie Ann Davis (Roderick), Phillip, Curtis P. (Tammy); a granddaughter whom she raised, Gloria J. Artis; two sisters, Alberta Jackson and Rosa Coor Baker (Eddie); one brother, Nathaniel Coor (Ann), brother-in-law, Roosevelt (Ann); 43 grandchildren, 64 great-grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren, a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will assemble at 605 Longleaf Ave at 1:00 p.m. in preparation for the funeral procession.
Hamilton Funeral Chapel is serving the family.