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Wilma Joyce Cox

February 2, 1928 ~ December 27, 2018
December 28, 2018
Wilma Joyce Cox
Wilma Joyce Cox, 90, died Thursday, December 27, 2018, at Libby Care Center of natural causes. Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, at Denver Cemetery in Grangeville, Idaho. Arrangements are by Schnackenberg Funeral Home in Libby.

She was born February 2, 1928, at Culdesac, Idaho, to Price Lando and Adaline McCune-Keener. She lived in Joseph Plains until she was 13 years old, when the family moved to Cottonwood, Idaho, when her father died. She graduated from Cottonwood High School in 1945.

Wilma married Clinton Robert “Scotty” Cox on November 15, 1947. They lived on ranches around Grangeville, Idaho, and raised registered Hereford Cattle until his death in 2000. She worked for Star Motor Freight as a bookkeeper for many years.

Wilma enjoyed embroider work, crocheting, ceramics, gardening and cooking delicious meals.

She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Elvin, Joe and David Keener and her sister Marie White.

Survivors include her daughter Cathy Ann Jenkins (Tom), Libby, Douglas (Debbie), Gardnerville, Nevada, six granddaughters, 10 great grandchildren and one great great granddaughter.

Online condolences and memories may be shared at www.schnackenbergfh.com.

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