Marjorie Jo Cox (1934 — 2019)

Marjorie Jo Cox

(1934 — 2019)

Marjorie Jo Cox, age 84, of Montpelier, passed away Friday, Nov. 29, 2019.

Marjorie was born on Dec. 3, 1934, to Reba Houck, Gallipolis, Ohio. She is survived by her children, Randy Smith, Amy (Ken) Rosemond, Rhonda (Mark) Despoth, John (Jenny) Cox; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Lyle, and grandson, Luke Despoth, both in 2017.

Marjorie retired in 1998 from Harvard Industries after 43 years of service. She enjoyed time with friends, taking trips and being with family. Her greatest joy was being Grandma and Gigi.

In lieu of funeral services, flowers or memorial gifts, she requested donations be given to the Luke William Despoth Memorial Fund, 458 Pine Valley Road, Holland, OH 43528 (college scholarship fund). Cards of condolences for the family may also be sent to the same address.

She will be loved and missed by all.

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