Margie M. (Bonham) Cox
Born December 29, 1929
Margie M. (Bonham) Cox, age 87, of Bear, DE, went home to be with our Lord on Monday, January 2, 2017.
Born in Sugar Grove, VA on December 29, 1929, Mrs. Cox was the daughter of the late Millard and Vinnie (Keyes) Bonham. She made her career with the State of Delaware, retiring after 31 ½ years of dedicated service.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her husband, Davis M. Cox; son, David R. Cox; 3 brothers; and 4 sisters. She is survived by her daughters, Diane Gearhart (Larry) and Cheryl Cox; grandchildren, Melissa (Butch) and Scott (Vicky); great grandchildren, Tina (Erik), Ian (Lynsa) and Maranne (Bret); great great grandchildren, Michelle and Chad; sisters, Lucille, Sharon and Wanda; brother, Bob (Hattie); and many nieces and nephews.
At the request of Mrs. Cox, services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Road, Newark, DE 19713 or to the American Cancer Society, 92 Read’s Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720.