OBITUARY

Mary Katherine Cox

November 23, 1919October 9, 2019
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Mary Katherine Cox, 99, of LaGrange, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019.

She was born to the late Charles Julian and Dana Burge Whitehouse in Shelbyville, Kentucky on November 23, 1919.

Mary Katherine was a member of Ballardsville Baptist Church and a member of the Women's Missionary Union at the church. She and her sister; Christine Powell, have made over 1,000 dresses for the Honduras Mission and over 300 Christmas stockings for the women's prison.

She is preceded in death by her parents and 5 siblings; Owen Whitehouse Sr, Louise Cox, Elizabeth Madden, Mildred Whitehouse, and Charles Whitehouse.

Left to cherish the memory of Mary Katherine are her children; Jimmy Carroll Cox (Judy), Donna Sue Powell and Charles "Butch" Cox (Judie), 7 grandchildren; Kathy Floyd (Rick), Chris Cox, Kelly Cox (Jennifer), Lauren Caldwell (Tim), LeeAnn Sheperson (Mark), Jay Cox (Sara) and Whitney, 11 great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren, sister; Christine Powell and many extended family and friends.

A Celebration of Mary Katherine's Life will be held at Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:30am with burial to follow at Valley of Rest in LaGrange, Kentucky. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4-8pm at the funeral home.

Memorial donations can be made in Mary Katherine's name to Dare to Care.

Services

  • Visitation Monday, October 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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Biography

Mary Katherine Cox, 99, of LaGrange, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019.

She was born to the late Charles Julian and Dana Burge Whitehouse in Shelbyville, Kentucky on November 23, 1919.

Mary Katherine was a member of Ballardsville Baptist Church and a member of the Women's Missionary Union at the church. She and her sister; Christine Powell, have made over 1,000 dresses for the Honduras Mission and over 300 Christmas stockings for the women's prison.

She is preceded in death by her parents and 5 siblings; Owen Whitehouse Sr, Louise Cox, Elizabeth Madden, Mildred Whitehouse, and Charles Whitehouse.

Left to cherish the memory of Mary Katherine are her children; Jimmy Carroll Cox (Judy), Donna Sue Powell and Charles "Butch" Cox (Judie), 7 grandchildren; Kathy Floyd (Rick), Chris Cox, Kelly Cox (Jennifer), Lauren Caldwell (Tim), LeeAnn Sheperson (Mark), Jay Cox (Sara) and Whitney, 11 great-grandchildren, 5 great-great-grandchildren, sister; Christine Powell and many extended family and friends.

A Celebration of Mary Katherine's Life will be held at Heady-Radcliffe Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 10:30am with burial to follow at Valley of Rest in LaGrange, Kentucky. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4-8pm at the funeral home.

Memorial donations can be made in Mary Katherine's name to Dare to Care.