Mildred M. Cox 93 of Gallatin passed away Saturday June 16th at the Daviess County Nursing & Rehab Center where she had resided for 2-1/2 years. Services will be held at 1:00pm Tuesday June, 19th at the First Baptist Church in Gallatin. Family visitation will be held 6-8pm Monday evening at the Church. Burial will be at the Coffey Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Gallatin or the Daviess County Active Aging Resource Center % McWilliams Funeral Home in Gallatin.
Mildred was born June 6, 1919, near Coffey, Missouri, to Everett R. and Iola R. (Russell) Terry. On July 4, 1972, she was united in marriage to Isaac Dale Cox, who preceded her in death in 2000.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Rose Marlene Terry and Ramona Young; brothers, Ronald Terry and Ralph Terry; two infant children.
She is survived by; her son, Leroy Salmon, of St. Joseph, Missouri; her daughters, Betty Thompson and husband, Allen of Canton, Texas, and Linda Arnold and husband, Mike, of Gallatin, Missouri; and a step-daughter, Judy Srca, of Junction City, Kansas. Sisters, Maxine Franks and husband, Alvin and Betty Jeffries both of Gallatin, Missouri, Leona Reynolds and Retha Jahnke and husband, Ivan, both of St. Joseph, Missouri. She is also survived by eight grandchildren; Darryl Thompson of Piedmont, Oklahoma, Rodney Thompson of McKinney, Texas; David Thompson of Shelbyville, Kentucky; Steve Salmon, and Sandy Roman, of St. Joseph, Missouri, and Robin Hayter of Maysville, Missouri; Jonathan Arnold of Kansas City, Missouri and Phillip of Arnold of Kirksville, Missouri; and nine great-grandchildren.