Sandra Cox (Hargrove)
Sandra Kay Cox, 76, of DeSoto, passed away at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, September 11, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale, Illinois.
Sandra was born on May 3, 1942, in Moody, Texas, to Houston and Willie Merle (Bailey) Hargrove.
She was a homemaker and also ran a licensed day care center. She loved collecting angels.
Mrs. Cox was a member of Christ the King Lutheran Church in DeSoto.
Sandra married Lionell Cox on December 15, 1959, in Waco, Texas, and he survives.
Other survivors include two children Debbie (Michael) Kaminski of Sandoval and Terry M. Cox of Moody, TX;
five grandchildren, Jeremy Cox, Desiree Cox, Lacie Swanner, Brianna (Mike) Truitt, and Richard Winters, Jr.
seven great grandchildren Dalton Cox, Hailey Cox, Jake Cox, Jesse Cox, Jackson Truitt, Harrison Truitt, and Lydia Winters;
one brother Benny Hargrove of Moody, TX; and one sister Judy Curry of Waco, TX.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Christ the King Lutheran Church in DeSoto, with Rev. Preston Foster officiating and burial at DeSoto Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. For more information, please visit www.pettettfuneralhome.com.