Sandra Cross Cox

Sandra Cross Cox, 75, of Big Spring, died Sunday March 30, 2014, at her residence. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.She was born to Bonnie and Dalton Cross Oct. 25, 1938 in Big Spring. Except for a few years in Kingsland and Killeen, she lived most of her live in Big Spring. She worked as a beautician and homemaker. She also worked for the Veterans Administration Medical Center and was a volunteer at the Big Spring State Hospital for several years. She married Fern Cox on Jan. 14, 1984 in Big Spring and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church.She is survived by her husband, Fern Cox of Big Spring; four children, Mitchell Gross and wife Carla of Big Spring, Jana Williams of Florence, Texas, Craig Gross of Killeen and Blake Gross and wife Geneva of Emporia, Kan.; two sisters, Shirley Bodine and husband Bill of Sand Springs and Carolyn Stephens and husband Steve of Borden County; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her parents. The family wishes to give a special thanks to Compass Hospice and especially Kirk, Patty, Amanda and Bea.Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel. Please pay your respects online at