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Official Obituary of

Lillie (Powers) Lay Cox

October 11, 1946 ~ March 23, 2024 (age 77) 77 Years Old

Lillie Lay Cox Obituary

Mrs. Lillie (Powers) Lay Cox

Age 77 of Jacksboro, Tennessee passed away Saturday, March 23, 2024, at the Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge.  She was born October 11, 1946, Jellico, Tennessee.  Lillie was a loving, giving and caring devoted mother & grandmother who loved her children.

     Lillie is preceded in death by:

Husband: Fred Lay

Parents: Rev. Caleb & Mary (Campbell) Powers

Brothers: Roscoe, Delmus, Caleb Powers, Jr., Rev. Estes Powers

Sister: Brenda Brandenburg

Stepson: Paul David Cox, Jr.

Son-in-law: Tommy White

Three Grandchildren and one great grandchild

     She is survived by:

Husband: Rev. Paul David Cox, Sr.

Children: Betty (Jeff) Hicks, Eva Perkins & late husband Allen, Lisa (Donald) Day, Kathy Simpkins, Freddy (Glenna) Lay, Deborah (James) Combs, Stacey Lay, Jason (Mattie) Cox, Jennifer Cox

Stepchildren: Diane White, Dennis Cox & late wife Rhonda

Twenty-six Grandchildren & Thirty Great Grandchildren

Brother: Rev. Earl Powers & Louise Goley

A host of nieces, nephews, friends & family to mourn her passing. 

The family will receive friends: 1 - 3 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2024, at the Harp Funeral Home Chapel

Funeral: 3 p.m. 

Officiating: Rev. Junior Dople

Burial: to follow in the Douglas Cemetery (Wooldridge Community)

Harp Funeral Home of Jellico in charge of arrangements. "Your Family Funeral Home"

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March 29, 2024

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Harp Funeral Home
572 South Main Street P.O. Box 26
Jellico, TN 37762

Funeral Service
March 29, 2024

3:00 PM
Harp Funeral Home
572 South Main Street P.O. Box 26
Jellico, TN 37762


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