Lola Fay Bledsoe Cox

Funeral services for Lola Fay Bledsoe Cox, of Corpus Christi, formerly of Marlin,  were held Tuesday, July 26, 2022, at 2:30 p.m. at Paul Funeral Home Chapel.  Interment was in Hillcrest Cemetery, Marlin. Masks and social distancing will be practiced.  

She was born on May 14, 1936. Lola Faye was a 1954 graduate of Booker T. Washington High School.  She was a homemaker and a seamstress.  She loved to draw and won an award for drawing a picture of Bob Hope.  

Lola Faye was welcomed to heaven with open arms by her parents and her sister Doris Bledsoe Jefferson, who preceded her in death.

She leaves behind to cherish her memories her husband, Colbert Cox Sr. of Corpus Christi; two sons, Colbert Cox Jr. (Gwen) and Delbert Wayne Cox, of Corpus Christi; a daughter, Phyllis Denise Whitfield of Fort Worth; a brother, Ed Logan Bledsoe Jr. (Barbara) of Corpus Christi; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and relatives and friends.  

Paul Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  



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