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Betty Lou (Ford) Cox, 84, Elkhorn, KY (1936-2021)

Betty Lou Ford Cox of Elkhorn passed away on Sunday, June 6th, 2021, peacefully surrounded by her loving family at her home in Elkhorn, Kentucky. Whe was 84 years old.

The funeral will be held at 1pmET on Thursday, June 10, 2021, at Feathersburg Church of God in Elkhorn, Kentucky. Bro. Alex Cox, Bro. Bob Langlois, and Bro. Chris Copher will be officianting the service. Burial will follow in Callahan Cemetery of Elkhorn, Kentucky.

Visitation is requested from 5pmET until 8pmET on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Visitation will continue at the church at 9amET on Thursday, June 10, 2021 until time for the funeral.

Social distancing guidelines and mask are required for those that are not yet fully vaccinated.

Betty Lou Ford Cox, daughter of the late Willard Ford and Minnie Jewell (Ward) Cox was born August 6, 1936, in Taylor County.

She professed her faith in Christ and was a member of Feathersburg Church of God of Elkhorn, Kentucky. She was an active member of Feathersburg Church of God Women WCG. Betty was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom of thirty plus years as a machine operator. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother and was a devoted supporter of her family. She truly enjoyed cooking for her entire family and church family.

Betty united in marriage to Harold L. Cox on June 25th, 1955, and preceded her in death on March 9th, 1999.

Survived by one son and two daughters: Tony and wife Shirley Cox; Cindy and husband Larry Cox; and Kim and husband Rodney Cox., all of Campbellsville, Kentucky.

Five grandchildren: Kay Cox of Mt. Sterling; Alex and wife Ashley Cox of Elkhorn; Beth Auker of Elkhorn; Dusty Cox of Elkhorn; Eathan Cox of Elkhorn; and Jewell Cox of Elkhorn.

Three great-grandchildren: Lance Auker, Kelsi Auker, and Noah Cox, all of Elkhorn.

One sister: Sue Cox of Elkhorn.

Along with many other family, friends, and relatives.

Besides her parents and husband, Betty is preceded in death by one great-grandchild: Jackson Cox

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to Hosparus of Green River and Feathersburg Church of God Women WCG in honor of Mrs. Betty Lou Cox. Donations can be made at the funeral home.

Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville in charge of arrangements and services. Online condolences may be left at

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Betty Lou (Ford) Cox, 84, Elkhorn, KY (1936-2021)

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