Mildred Spencer Cox, 100, of Elizabeth City, NC died Monday, July 1, 2013. Mrs. Cox, born in Hyde County, was the daughter of the late Samuel Davis Spencer and Sallie Gibbs Spencer and the widow of Thomas Benjamin Cox, Sr. She was a homemaker and a member of First Christian Church of Engelhard
She is survived by two daughters, Brenda Swayne of Hertford, NC and Dorcas Waller of Elizabeth City, NC; three son, Jerry Cox of Jacksonville, FL, Tom Cox and Roger Cox both of Elizabeth City, NC; a sister, Agnes Etheridge of Engelhard, NC; eleven grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. She was pre-deceased by two sisters, Isabelle and Mattie; and a brother, Earl.
A funeral service will be Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the West Lawn Mausoleum Chapel with the Rev. F. Joe Griffith officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is serving the Cox family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences