Funeral services for Mrs. Thelma C. Fox, 87, of Bloomington
Springs, TN, will be held at 1 P.M. on Saturday, February 11,
2017, at the Sycamore Church of Christ in Cookeville, TN.
Burial will follow in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in
The family will receive friends on Saturday at the church from
10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 9, 2017,
at her residence.
She was born October 23, 1929, in Detroit, MI, to the late
Otha Donal Pippin and Minnie Jewel Pippin. She was married to
Leamon Fox, who survives. She was retired from a 38 year
career at McCord Winn, and was an active member of the
Sycamore Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1
Daughter: Karen Fox; 1 Brother: Willie Clyde Pippin; and 1
Sister: Betty Sue Petty.
Survivors include her Husband: Leamon Fox of Bloomington
Springs, TN; 1 Son: Gary (Joy) Fox of Bloomington Springs, TN;
1 Daughter: Amy Fox of Cookeville, TN; 5 Grandchildren:
Bryann (Amy) Fox, Don Holloway III, Kelly (Landon) Gaw,
Heather (Tommy) Moore, and Elana Newton; 8 Great
Grandchildren: Eli, Shelby, Jack, Jessie, Tori, Shai, Lexi, and
Luke; 2 Great Great Grandchildren: Bryce and Bentley; and 1
Sister: Evelyn (Bobby) Stout of Lebanon, TN. Several nieces,
nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Johnny Fox will officiate at the services.
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