Ms Rosa Lee Cox, age 79 of New York, NY, formally of Conway ( Cochran Section of Horry County), died Monday, February 24, 2020 after an extended illness.
Rosa was born to the late Mr. Ross Cox, Sr. and Alma Sessions on October 4, 1938 in Conway, South Carolina. Rosa attended Horry County Public Schools. After graduating, she relocated to New York City where she became a State Employee for over 25 years. When she became ill, she retired and remained in New York City until she departed this life Monday, February 24, 2020 at her home.
Rose enjoyed fishing and being around family. She would make you laugh. She was a joy to be around. She loved her family and she never forgot about her home or family that was here in Conway. Rose was the 8th child out of nine children: Ross Cox, Benjamin Cox, Pearley Cox, Willie Cox, James Hughie, Leo Cox, Rubadell Cox and Shirley Cox McKever, who all have preceded her to the grave.
Rose leaves to cherish her memories a host of nieces and nephews and friends, a very special doctor who cared for her over 17 years, Dr. Henderson and one sister-in-law, Matline Cox of Conway, SC.
Funeral Services will be on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at the McKiever Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends at 12pm until the hour of Service.
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