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Dorothy Lee King Cox
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1932
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 2013
Caryville
Campbell County
Tennessee, USA

Dorothy Lee Cox, age 81, of Caryville, passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at her residence.

She was born on January 19, 1932 in Anderson County, Tennessee to the late Clifford King and Myrtle Massengill.

Dorothy was an active member of the Eastern Star until her health declined in recent years, and also worked on the Beech Grove Reunion Committee.

She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and her great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy is preceded in death by her son, Ricky Cox, brother Bailey Burris, and her infant sister, Joyce.

Survivors Husband of 65 Years James Robert Cox Caryville Daughters Tracie Rucker Oak Ridge Vicki Dyer and Husband Jack Knoxville Brothers Carl Burris and Wife Jeannie Winchester Bobby Burris and Wife Ruby Holiday, FL Sammy Burris and Wife Porsha Knoxville Sisters Linda Cameron and Husband Ron Clarksville Brenda Moles Lake City Helen Reitz Toledo, OH Grandchildren Wendi Arnold and Husband Gary Danny and Christy Cox Michael and Taylor Rucker Several Great Grandchildren And a Host of Other Nephews, Nieces, Other Relatives, and Friends.

The Family would like to extend a special thank you to Ms. Georgia Kitts for the loving care and kindness she has shown to Dorothy over the past few years.

Visitation 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Sunday, December 8, 2013 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home. Funeral Service 3:00 PM Sunday, December 8, 2013 in the Hatmaker Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Triplett officiating. Interment: Family and Friends will gather at Hatmaker Funeral Home at 1:30 PM on Monday, December 9, 2013 to go in procession to Beech Grove Cemetery in Lake City for a 2:00 PM interment. Hatmaker Funeral Home, Lake City, TN in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Myrtle Massengill Burris (1912 - 1994)
 
 Spouse:
  James Robert Cox (1926 - 2013)
 
 Siblings:
  Dorothy Lee King Cox (1932 - 2013)*
  Dorothy Lee King Cox (1932 - 2013)
  Bailey Leon Burris (1946 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beech Grove Cemetery
Rocky Top
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Jane Lane
Record added: Dec 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121309642
Dorothy Lee <i>King</i> Cox
Added by: Jane Lane
 
 
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- Jane Lane
 Added: Dec. 6, 2013

- Susie Bullock
 Added: Dec. 7, 2013
 
 
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