|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1924|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 2013|
Mary Allene Cox Atkinson, age 89, of Denton died Friday, February 8, 2013. She was born February 8, 1924 in Broxton to the late Jack Cox and the late Eliza Jane Lankford Cox.
She was a retired seamstress with Hazlehurst Manufacturing and formerly served as clerk for the City of Denton. She was an ordained minister, one of the founders of Calvary Full Gospel Church and was a member of Macedonia Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, John Cecil Walls, Roy Trice & Lankford Atkinson; son, John Walls; daughter, Linda Burch; granddaughter, Tina Bolding; and several brothers & sisters.
Survivors include her daughters, Gewanda Bryant of Hazlehurst, Mary Powell & Lorrie Hutson both of Denton; sons, David Walls of Denton & Kendall Walls of Hazlehurst; sisters, Carolyn McKinnley & Gelema Arnold both of Trenton, FL; brother, Bobby Cox of Pine Mountain; 21 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; and many nieces & nephews.
Funeral services were held Sunday in the Chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home with Rev. Van McCall, Rev. Alvin Merritt, & Mr. J. M. Newman officiating. Interment will follow in the Denton Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home.
Jackson Cox (1885 - 1948)
Eliza Jane Lankford Cox (1895 - 1943)
John Cecil Walls (1912 - 1963)
Roy E. Trice (1916 - 1985)
Linda Walls Burch (1946 - 1976)*
Willie Cox (1909 - 1971)**
Austin Cox (1911 - 1990)**
Charlie Cox (1913 - 1984)**
Mary Allene Cox Atkinson (1924 - 2013)
Infant Cox (1938 - 1938)*
Jeff Davis County
Created by: Faye
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
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