March 14, 2009
Ruth Cox Jackson, age 84 formerly of 272 Sand Pit Road died Saturday (March 14, 2009) at the Golden Living Center in Lanett, AL.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday at Deep Creek Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Oscar Logwood. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County she was a daughter of the late Bird Cox and Willie Brown Cox. She retired from J.P. Stevens in Aberdeen after working for 37 years. Her husband James Alexander "Alex" Jackson; sisters Polly Moore, Mattie Higgins and Annie Goodman and brother Reuben Cox all preceded her in death.
She is survived by: daughters Annie Ruth Dick and her husband Harry of Aberdeen, Mary Taylor and her husband James of West Point, GA; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 —8:00 PM Monday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage.