Dottie L. Cox

LEWISTOWN – Dottie L. Cox, 69, of Lewistown, died at 5:30 a.m. July 8, 2013, at her residence.

She was born on Sept. 22, 1944, in Lewistown and was the daughter of the late James M. and Geneva (Stuck) Furgison Sr.

Her long-time companion, Don Ward, survives.

She is also survived by: two sons, Jim Cox of Clarksburg, Md., and Michael Cox of Germantown, Md; siblings, Rose Johnson, of Lock Haven, Mary Gotthardt, of Virginia, James Furguson Jr., of Bellefonte, Wanda Wagner, of York, Homer G.W. Ferguson, of Lewistown, Linda Ferguson and husband, George, of Lewistown, Connie Wearstler and husband, Terry, of South Carolina, Gail Earnest and husband, Kenneth, of Lewistown, Joan Smith and husband, John, of Reedsville, and David Ferguson and wife, Susan, of Reedsville; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Dolly Goss and a brother Rick Ferguson.

She was a member of Grace Covenant Church and Moose Lodge No. 143.

Her funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Barr Funeral Home, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown, with Pastor Barbara Mannino officiating. A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at the funeral home. Interment will be at Alfarata Lutheran Cemetery.

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