Shirley Mae Davidson was born on 6 September 1927 and died on 24 December 2004 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Clarion Ledger, 28 December 2004
Shirley Cox, 77, died Friday, December 24, 2004, in Vicksburg. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today at Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs. Services are 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home chapel with burial in Terry Cemetery.
Mrs. Cox went home to be with the Lord on Christmas Eve. She loved being out doors and gardening. Her life was taking care of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her grandson, Milton Chambeless, Jr. and brother, Cliford Davidson.
Survivors include her daughters, Ruth Wilmoth of Crystal Springs, Ann May of Vicksburg, Kay Snelson of Pearl and Jean Walters May of Brookhaven; sister, Rheta Mae McIntosh of Slidell, La.; 13 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, friends and other relatives.
They had the following children:
Willie Jean Cox was born on 29 January 1951 and died on 20 February 2008 in Jackson, Mississippi. She is buried in Cooper's Chapel Cemetery in Clarke County, Mississippi. She first a Walters and later Ron May.
Ruth Cox was born ???. She married a Wilmoth.
Ann Cox was born ???. She married a May.
Kay Cox was born ???. She married a Snelson.