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Mary “Helen” Cox, 77 of Bristow passed away Thursday October 22nd in Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City. She was born August 20, 1938 in Perry County Indiana to William & Hilda (Eades) Huff. She married Theodore “Ted” Cox on July 9, 1958 in Mount Carmel, IL. He preceded her in death on April 18, 2008.

Surviving are a daughter, Cheryl Scott of Bristow, 2 grand-daughters, Shannon Hedinger & Mandy Scott both of Bristow. 4 great-grandchildren, 1 brother, William Earl Huff and wife JoAnn of New Albany, 1 sister, Marie Bolin of Tell City. She was preceded in death a son, Steven Ray Cox, brothers, Raymond & James Huff, sister, Irene Hockenberry.

Mary was a former employee at Farbest and Grief Brothers. She enjoyed crocheting, puzzles, she was an avid reader and she enjoyed squirrel hunting.

Funeral services 9:00 AM CDT Wednesday October 28th in Saint Meinrad Catholic Church, St. Meinrad. Friends may call from 3:00 to 7:00 PM Tuesday at Becher Funeral Home, Ferdinand, and after 8:00 AM CDT Wednesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at