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Frances (Sauls) Cox

April 19, 1927 — January 18, 2020


Frances Sauls Cox, 92, of Tifton, died Saturday, January 18, 2020, at Legacy Village of Tifton.

The family will receive friends from 5:30 P.M. until 7:00 P.M., Monday, January 20, 2020, at the Cox family home, 507 West 12th St., Tifton, Ga.

A private family interment will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her parents, C. H. Sauls and Mary Anne Willis Sauls, brother, Henry Franklin Sauls, Sr. and sister - in-law, Lillie Mae Sauls, brother, Jack L. Sauls and sister-in-law, Carolyn Sauls. Mrs. Cox was also preceded in death by her husband, James "Rudy" Cox to whom she was married for sixty-two years at this death. Mr. Cox was the owner and operator of Rudy's Pharmacy in Tifton, Ga.

She is survived by one daughter, Gina Cox of Tifton, one son and daughter-in-law, Guy and Lesa Cox of Tifton, and two grandsons, Henry Cox and Will Cox both of Tifton, and many nieces and nephews.  Her greatest joy in life were her two grandsons.

She had lived in Tifton all of her life and was a graduate of Tifton High School.  Mrs. Cox was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Tifton, the Mary Youmans Sunday School Class, the Camelia Garden Club, and the 20th Century Library Club.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to her caregivers and Hospice of Tift Area.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to Hospice of Tift Area, P.O. Drawer 747, Tifton, GA 31793 or First Baptist Church Tifton, online at  or 404 Love Avenue, Tifton, Georgia 31794.

Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.

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Monday, January 20, 2020

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