Obituary for Betty Jean Nunn Cox

Betty Jean Nunn Cox, age 86 of Pulaski passed away Sunday, August 21, 2022 at the Skyline Nursing Home in Floyd, Virginia. Born September 19, 1935 in Corinne, West Virginia she was the daughter of the late Roatan Jackson Nunn & Mary Elizabeth Elliott Nunn. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Matthew Cox and grandsons, Justin Cox and Benjamin Cox and a number of sisters and brothers.

Betty is survived by her 


Arnold (Lee) Cox, Jr. – Pulaski

Freddie (Margaret) Cox – Cox’s Hollow

Jackie Cox & Brenda Chrisley – Cox’s Hollow

Jeffrey (TJ) Cox – Cox’s Hollow 


Joseph Cox, Sara Cox, Kevin Cox, Travis Cox, Lucas Cox and Joseph Burcham

3 Great Grandchildren

Tanner, Liliana and Teagan

Sisters – Eileen Schoolcraft, Brenda Paris, Marie Scott and Lucy Jones

Brother – Robert E. Nunn

Memorial services will be held 2:00 PM – Friday, August 26, 2022 at the Bower Funeral Home, Chapel- Pulaski with Rev. Bill Akers.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Friday at the Funeral Home. Interment will be private at the Cox Family Cemetery, Cox’s Hollow Road-Pulaski.

Special thanks to staff and nurse Sabrina @ Skyline Health & Rehab Center in Floyd for their loving care.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.