Varneice Cosby Obituary:
Funeral Date: 3/4/2004
Varneice Ellen Cosby, age 88, of Warren, Arkansas died Tuesday, March 2, at Bradley County Medical Center. She was born July 29, 1915 in Bradley County, Arkansas a daughter of the late Luther Cox and Ida Savage Cox. She was a retired employee of the Drew Central School District and a member of Bethel Baptist Church in the Valley. Surviving is a daughter Marilyn York, Monticello, Ark.; 2 step sons James Cosby, Crossett, Ark and Eugene Cosby, Camden, Ark.; 1 sister Laverne Rawls, Warren, Ark.; 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. A daughter Martha Ann Cosby, 2 brothers Otha Cox and Prather Cox, 1 half brother Jimmy Senn and 4 sisters Beuna Bea Loveless, Avarice Cox, Adra Forrest and Nellie Harton, also preceded her in death. Funeral services were 3:30 pm Thursday, March 4, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist and soloist were Amanda Kilcrease, Cindy Stringfellow and Sandy Savage. Burial was in Outlaw Cemetery at Sumpter by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Timmy Sandridge, Keith Sandridge, Scotty Sandridge, Hershel Loveless, Doug Harton, Bruce Forrest and Donnie Forrest. Honorary pallbearers were Rodger Loveless and Tracy Rawls.