Jo Ann Cox 85 of Milwaukie, Oregon formerly Loomis, California passed away Thursday, October 7th peacefully in her sleep of natural causes.
Jo Ann (Jody) Cox was born on April 8th 1936 in Iowa City, Iowa to parents Richard and Lenora Verry. She graduated from City High school.
She met the love of her life in California and was married May 19th 1956.
Jody and Jess were very active in the church. Jody was a cook for the preschool at Rocklin Baptist Church and a Sunday school teacher at the Loomis Baptist Church.
Jody was a very dedicated Avon Lady for years and earned several Avon awards. She bowled on a League with Jess for quite some time. Jody loved playing all sorts of games from dice to cards to shuffleboard and everything in between!!!
Together after retirement they enjoyed traveling the country and living a time in Missouri and Arizona.
She was preceded in death by her parents Richard and Lenora Verry, her husband Jesse Earl Cox, and her siblings Emma Lou Auchard, Karen L.Jehle, and Robert Lee Verry.
Jody is survived by her 2 sons Clifford Doyle Cox and wife Eva Cox and Carlton David Cox and wife Linda Carol Cox 2 granddaughters Tanith Renee and husband Michael and Nicole Kimberly and husband Travis, 8 great grand children Madison Leigh, Chloe Loren, Lauren Carol, Paris Lola, Caleb Elliot, Drake Carlton, Peyton Rose, and Beau Tanner, and several nieces and nephews, and sister in law Mona Maresh Verry
Jody was a Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Friend. She was such a sweet kind hearted lady she will be remembered fondly by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.