COX, Josephine S. (Freese)

Date of birth: 1 May 1911 Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 3 February 2003 Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana

SOURCE: Franklin Daily Journal, 3 February 2003

Josephine S. Cox
      Josephine S. Cox, 91, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2003, at Johnson Memorial
Hospital.  She was a resident of Franklin.
      She was born May 1, 1911, in Edinburgh, Johnson County, Indiana.  Her
parents were Elmer and Stella (Miller) Freese.  Survivors include a
daughter, Mary Jane Neville of Edinburgh; a brother, Louis Freese of
Indianapolis; two sisters, Irene Howard of Westport and Rosemary Savels of
Mineral Springs; four grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
      She graduated from Edinburgh High School and Columbus Business College.
      She was employed by Civil Service for 35 years.
      She was a member of Order of Eastern Star Franklin Chapter 439.
      The Rev. Cleon Wright will conduct a service at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Kresge
Chapel at the Indiana Masonic Home.  Friends may call from 1 p.m. until
time of service Wednesday at the chapel. Burial will be at Rest Haven
Cemetery in Edinburgh.  Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home in Franklin is
handling arrangements.
      Memorial contributions may be made to Indiana Masonic Home Foundation, 690
S. State St. Franklin, IN 46131.
Submitted by Mark E. Wirey