Elizabeth Hull Cox “Sis”, 84, of Morning View Drive in Pearisburg, departed this life Tuesday morning, November 25, 2008 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg. Born in Bland County on October 11, 1924 she was a daughter of the late Dice Harvey and Lula Bertha Neece Hull. She was a devoted Christian and member of the First Church of God in Rich Creek. After her mother died at the age of 57, she became a mother figure to her many brothers. She was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband Wayne H. Cox, her brothers James, Franklin D., French, Franklin L., Dan, Albert, and Charlie Hull.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughters and sons-in-law Betty C. Johnson of Pearisburg, Connie and Terry Hypes of Greer, SC, Anna Lee and Mike Williams of Pembroke; her six grandchildren Shelley Johnson, Mickey and Suzanne Williams, Eddie Williams and fiancé Beth, Daniel and Melony Hypes, Robert and Chrissy Hypes, Joseph Hypes and Felisha; her four great-grandchildren Janna, Jonah, Meaux, and Grace; her five brothers Dolph “Doc” Hull of Rich Creek, Ralph and Linda Hull of Pearisburg, Roger Hull of Buchanan, Russell and Opeal Hull of Buchanan, and Ronald Hull, loving brother and caregiver of 25 yrs., of Pearisburg.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 29, 2008 at 11:00 AM in the Kendall Funeral Home at 605 Snidow St. in Pembroke with Pastors Shahn Wilburn and Eddie Kendall officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 to 8 PM. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made to the Giles Rescue Squad in Pearisburg. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.