Modenia <I>Airhart</I> Rahlfs-Cox

Modenia Airhart Rahlfs-Cox

Death 10 Dec 2004 (aged 86)
Burial Happy, Swisher County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 10076675 · View Source
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HAPPY - Modenia Airhart Rahlfs Cox, 86, died Friday, Dec. 10, 2004, in Amarillo.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Bob Miller, the Rev. Paul Burwash and the Rev. Tom Stribling officiating. Burial will be in Happy Cemetery by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon and Happy.

Mrs. Cox was born May 31, 1918, to Adney and Lloyd Airhart in Swisher County. She was one of 10 children. She married George Rahlfs in 1939 and farmed with him for more than 50 years until his death in 1990. She married Newt Cox in 1992 and lived in Miami and Amarillo until his death in 2002.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, L.G. Airhart, John B. Airhart, Bill Airhart and Laverne Airhart; and a sister, Madeline Pursley.

Survivors include two daughters, JaNet Lindsey and husband, Ron, and Jean Boyles, all of Amarillo; a son, Lloyd Rahlfs Sr. and wife, Ann, of Happy; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jamie Airhart of California and Tom Airhart of Amarillo; two sisters, Dorothy Brechtel of Louisiana and Dona McAtee of Oklahoma; three sisters-in-law, Yvonne Airhart and Betty Rahlfs, both of Amarillo, and Imogene MacDonald of California; a brother-in-law, Otis Harman of Tulia; and many nieces and nephews.

The family suggests memorials be to First Baptist Church, Odyssey Hospice, or to a favorite charity.

Amarillo Globe-News, Dec. 12, 2004

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  • Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
  • Added: 13 Dec 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10076675
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Modenia Airhart Rahlfs-Cox (31 May 1918–10 Dec 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10076675, citing Happy Cemetery, Happy, Swisher County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Kenneth D. Bogard (contributor 46562702) .