Donna “Sue” Cox

May 22, 2021

Donna “Sue” Cox, 88, of Frankfort, Ind., died May 22, 2021 at Witham Hospital, Lebanon, Ind.  She was born November 4, 1932 in Clinton County to Lloyd Sneathen & Josephine (Holt) Sneathen Bowman.  She married Russell “Jr” Cox on February 5, 1949 and he preceded her in death on August 20, 2014.

Sue was a graduate of Frankfort High School and had worked at Pearson’s Hallmark for 25 years, where she was the manager.  Sue attended the First Church of the Nazarene.

Visitation and Services

Memorial visitation will be 9:30 -11 a.m. Friday, May 28, 2021 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Memorial services will follow at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. The family ask that those attending the visitation and service to please wear a mask.

Survived by:

Son: Jeff (Kathy) Cox of Michigantown, 4 Grandchildren: Cande (Todd) Coulter of Iowa, Chad Weaver of West Lafayette, Amy (Adam) Lucas of Michigantown, Ginger (Josh) Richey of Rossville, 7 Great Grandchildren: Jessi (Caleb) Kettenacker of Iowa, Jerod Howe of Iowa, Mattye Coulter of Iowa, Natalee, Sophee & Eleanor Richey of Rossville, Carter Lucas of Michigantown, and a Great Grandson due in September, Great Great Grandchildren: Jaden and Selah Howe of Iowa and Finley Kettenacker of Iowa.

Preceded by:

In addition to her parents and spouse, she was preceded in death by daughter, Pam Stoops on January 26, 2011 and a great grandson, Joshua Luke Richey.


Leave your Condolences

23 Condolences for “Donna “Sue” Cox”

  1. Janice Richards May 22, 2021 at 8:59 pm

    I don’t know what to say. I just found out the news. To her family….I loved this lady beyond words. And just can’t find the right words to express my feelings or thoughts right now. Until we meet again Sue. I love ya Lady.

  2. Meriam Bolinger May 22, 2021 at 10:36 pm

    Jeff so sorry to hear about your Mom! We always thought so much of your family! Love! Meriam Bolinger

  3. Reta Williams May 22, 2021 at 11:29 pm

    To the Cox Family, especially Jeff and Kathy: I will always remember your mom and dad as part of the “ice cream supper” bunch that had their first get together in 1949. I have been so fortunate to know Jeff and Kathy as adults. I know you have good memories of Sue and Junior; they cannot be erased by death. I am sorry to hear of Sue’s passing, but I know that your memories are many. My prayers are with you in the following days. Reta Williams

  4. Priscilla E Worth May 23, 2021 at 7:10 am

    Sue was a great woman, I knew her for years, she gave a lot of stuff a few years ago, she was a great friend to my mother, Teresa, she will be dearly missed. Many hugs and prayers to her family. Love you forever Sue

  5. Bob & Janie Shurr May 23, 2021 at 7:24 am

    Our prayers are with the Cox family. Junior & Sue were kind and loving neighbors many years ago.
    John 14:27 Peace, prayers

  6. Mary Patchett May 23, 2021 at 7:57 am

    Cox Families, I’m so sorry to hear of Sue’s passing. Prayers to to your families in your time of sorrow.

    Mary Patchett

  7. Phil & Gloria Crum May 23, 2021 at 9:52 am

    Jeff and Kathy, So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. We always enjoyed visiting and talking with her. In sincere sympathy, may you have lovely memories.

  8. Linda L. Schendel May 23, 2021 at 1:47 pm

    So sorry to hear of Sue’s passing. She was one of the best neighbors anyone could have. She will be missing by many.

  9. Robert Richards May 23, 2021 at 7:36 pm

    To the Cox family, so sorry for your loss. Jr. and Sue were always the nicest people.

  10. Rick Stoops May 23, 2021 at 10:53 pm

    I am so very sorry for your loss. Sue was always kind and accepting of me. You will always be a part of my family. I will forever be Jeff’s brother in law. Thanks for always being such a wonderful friend to me. It’s been far too long.

  11. Brian Sneathen May 24, 2021 at 6:37 am

    My heart is sadden by the news of my Aunt Sue’s passing. She was always a solid pillar of our family. She is in my thoughts and prayers. God speed Aunt Sue. I will greatly miss you.
    Brian Sneathen.

  12. Jane A. Sheets May 25, 2021 at 12:51 pm

    I am very sorry to learn of your loss. Hopefully, gathering with family and friends, sharing memories, will comfort the entire family during this sad time.

  13. Larry & Pat Newton May 25, 2021 at 4:30 pm

    She was a very special lady and you have many cherished memories. I always enjoyed talking with her. We will keep all your family in our thoughts and prayers.

  14. Don and Kathy Blanch May 25, 2021 at 5:56 pm

    So very sorry to learn of the passing of your loved one. She was a lovely soul and always with a smile or wave when I saw her. Condolences to your family.

  15. Barb & Wayne Fausett May 26, 2021 at 2:05 pm

    To Sue’s family, We were sorry to read of Sue’s passing in the Times this morning. Prayers and loving thoughts for the family. Sue and I were in High School together. I always admired her. She was such a fine lady. May God comfort you and give you peace.

  16. Fran Bray May 27, 2021 at 11:01 am

    Sue was my neighbor but most of all she was my friend. I will miss her very much.

  17. Amy Lambert-Chrisenberry May 27, 2021 at 2:35 pm

    Sue, you will be so greatly missed. The memories I have of you an my Mom I will forever cherish! The world has lost a great woman in losing you and I am so deeply saddened by this loss. I am sending prayers of solace up for your whole family as I know they will have a huge hole to fill. Love you always!

  18. Laurenda Whitcomb May 27, 2021 at 3:27 pm

    So very sorry to hear of Sue’s passing. Thoughts and prayers for the family. She always had a smile.

    Tom & Laurenda Whitcomb

  19. Richard and Marilyn Clouse May 27, 2021 at 7:28 pm

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of Sue’s family! She was a great lady! We enjoyed our conversations with her. She will be missed!

  20. Don-Debbie Baker May 28, 2021 at 4:25 am

    Condolences to Sue’s family. She was a special lady. I will always remember her smiling and waving as she entered the church doors on Sunday morning’s. She was a blessing to us! Love, Don and Debbie

  21. Abby (Long) Baker May 28, 2021 at 12:11 pm

    Jeff, I am so sorry to hear about your mom. I didn’t know her other than to know she was your mom & always nice but always thought so highly of you & your dad – he drove my school bus & my family thought so much of your family. Please know you’re in my thoughts & prayers.

  22. Janice Lasky May 28, 2021 at 1:39 pm

    Sue and her late husband Jr were close friends with my parents Gordon and Jane Mertz (both passed). My family was always excited and happy to visit the Cox’s. Sue always made time spent together interesting, informative, entertaining and filled with laughter. She made us all smile! Mike, Janice and Jake

  23. Kevin Myers May 28, 2021 at 5:18 pm

    So very sorry for your loss.

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