|Birth: ||May 22, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2007|
Margaret Ann Cox Brasfield, 69, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007, at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center in Amory after a long illness. She was born May 22, 1938, in Monroe County to the late Ivy Arvis and Elaine Cummings Cox. She lived most of her life in Amory. She was a graduate of the Amory High School Class of 1956. She worked in health care in the medical transcription field and was employed by Gilmore Memorial Hospital for 12 years and by Monroe County Hospital in Aberdeen for eight years before retirement. She married Casper L. Brasfield on July 2, 1963; he preceded her in death in 1992.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home in Amory with Bro. Dudley Nash and Sis. Lucy Nash officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery.
Survivors include two sons, Dennis Brasfield (Wanda) of Biloxi and Mike Brasfield (fiancˇe, Caroline) of Amory; two daughters, Pat Brasfield Simmons (Woody) of West Point and Kim Brasfield (fiancˇ. Sam) of Birmingham, Ala.; six grandchildren, Ashley Schachterle (Jeff), Corie Jones (Jason), Brooke McKinney, Will Owings, Emily Junkins and Ryan Simmons; one great-grandchild, Jayden McKinney.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.
Pallbearers will be Will Owings, Jason Jones, Jeff Schachterle, Ernest James Cummings, Ed Cox, Bobby Hill and Dickie Hill.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Amory High School Class of 1956.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. today and until service time Saturday.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Beth May, P.O. Box 269, Amory, MS 38821.
Ivy Arvis Cox (1913 - 1939)
Elaine Cummings Cox (1919 - 1993)
Casper Lafayette Brasfield (1917 - 1992)*
Created by: Pat Brasfield Simmons
Record added: Feb 10, 2008
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