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Hilda H. Cox

Hilda H. Cox, 93, of Dawsonville, died Feb. 25, 2018.

Born July 24, 1924 to the late Bill and Ludie Hogan in Rebecca, Georgia, Hilda had been a resident of Dawsonville since 1982, coming from Dekalb County. 

Ms. Cox retired after teaching in Georgia Public School Systems for 32 years.  She was a member of First Baptist Church of Dawsonville where she taught Sunday school, sang in the choir and was very active in other church activities.  For many years she was a member of the Dawson County Woman’s Club and Dawson County Chamber of Commerce.

Her husband, Olin Cox, and three siblings, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Rick Medlock of Dawsonville; Ricky Cox of Auburn, Ga.; granddaughters, Regina Medlock of Dawsonville, Rhonda and Michael Heide of New York; great-grandchildren, Briana Paxton, Nikolas and Brooke Medlock, Kaitlyn Paxton, Michael T. Heide; great-great-grandson, Tyler Sperry; special niece, Ragen Medlock; various other relatives also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. March 1 at First Baptist Church of Dawsonville.  Dr. Jim Gaines will officiate.  Interment will follow in Dawsonville Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 28 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation to your favorite charity.

Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.