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418 North 13th Street
P.O. Box 1557
Corsicana, TX 75110
Phone: 903-874-3755
Fax: 903-874-5621
Jean Cox

Jean Cox (Bassett)

Saturday, January 15th, 1938 - Sunday, January 6th, 2019
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Mrs. Jean Bassett Cox, age 80, of Corsicana, Texas passed away peacefully at Navarro Regional Hospital on Sunday January 6, 2019. She was born on January 15, 1938 in Avery, Texas to Ira and Mary Louise Bassett.

Jean worked as the Executive Director for the Housing Authority before she retired.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Jean is survived by her daughters; Cindy Penney of Corsicana, Texas and Debbie Smith of Austin, Texas. She is also survived by her grandsons; Russell Penney, Craig and Dustin Clifton-Penney, Wes and Katy Smith, and Jordan Smith and one great grandson, Levi Smith.

There will be a graveside service at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Avery Cemetery in Avery, Texas with burial to follow.

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Posted at 10:52am
Cindy and family I am so sorry for your loss. Jean and I often talked about her not having any sisters, and I always told her she could be mine and I loved her as one. She was a great friend and wonderful person that will be missed. I'm here if there is anything can do to help. Love June Harrell

gowan murphy

Posted at 06:22pm
To the family of Jean Cox: I am so sorry for the loss of your mother Jean. We were friends for such a long time .. She was a kind,thoughtful, loving, beautiful lady. Will miss her. Gowan Murphy

Haley Conger

Posted at 04:24pm
Cindy Russell and Dustin I am so sorry for yall loss, I have many fond memories of Nana. I know yall will miss her very much. If yall need anything please let me know. 💜

Shirley Sawyer

Posted at 11:14pm
Good bye my dear friend. I have many wonderful memories that we have shared over the years. To Debbie, Cindy and all the boys you have my deepest sympathy and love. Anything I can do for you, all you have to do is call me.

Jeff, Christi, Branna and Mattie Sawyer

Posted at 10:42pm
Cindy and family, I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Jean, we have a lot of great memories of her. The girls and I loved going with her and Shirley out to eat, and always seeing her at the office. We loved her very much and will miss her. She was so sweet and kind to everyone. May God comfort you and your family in your time of need.

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