Carlene Gallimore Cox, age 90, passed on Monday, April 25, 2022 at High Point Medical Center.
Mrs. Cox was born in Randolph County on March 25, 1932 to Lewis Quincy Gallimore and Pallie Pierce Gallimore. In addition to her parents, Carlene was preceded in death by her husband, Worth Clinton Cox. Carlene was also preceded in death by her brother, Gene Gallimore and her two sisters, Bernice Gallimore Myers and Marie Gallimore Parrish.
Carlene is survived by her son Terry Clinton Cox and wife Melissa of Asheboro and son Brian Christopher Cox and wife Meg of Charlotte. She is also survived by her grandchildren Matthew Cox and wife Callie of Charlotte, Morgan Cox of Winston-Salem, Caroline Cox of Charlotte of Charlotte, and Cameron Cox of Charlotte.
As scripture states in Psalm 139:14, Carlene Cox was fearfully and wonderfully made. God beautifully made Carlene Cox. The fruits of Carlene Cox's beautiful spirit touched all who knew her.
Carlene Cox's vocation in life include Bossong Hosiery Mills, Acme-McCrary Hosiery Mills, and Tabernacle School. Her Godly calling was always being a loving, giving, sweet, kind, Christian daughter, wife, Mom, Grandma, relative, friend, neighbor and member of her beloved Tabernacle Community.
Mrs. Cox's body will lie in repose on Saturday, April 30, 2022 from 1:00-5:00 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue in Asheboro. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 3:00 PM at Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 213 Tabernacle Church Road in Trinity with Pastor Lynn Chaney and Pastor Jon Reece officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Thanks Be to God for The Blessing and Joy Carlene Cox IS - and to a life that continues to be well lived and well loved.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Tabernacle United Methodist Church, 213 Tabernacle Church Rd., Trinity, NC 27370 or Back Creek Friends Meeting, 139 Back Creek Church Rd., Asheboro, NC 27205.