AUSTIN - Brenda Kathleen Cox, 39, a former EMT and firefighter, passed away Wednesday, November 3, 2010, at her Austin residence.

Services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church of Stephenville with Rev. Dr. Sharon L. Bryant officiating. Burial will be at West End Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Lacy Funeral Home.

Brenda was born on August 5, 1971 in Woodville. She was fortunate to have several parents including Barbara Nichols and Russell and Linda “Bates” Bowden.  She married Carl Cox in Dublin on June 16, 1990.

Survivors include her husband Carl Cox of Austin; parents Russell and Linda Bowden of Stephenville; daughter, Rebecca Cox of Austin; brother Keith Bowden and wife Amanda of Saginaw; and many loving nieces and nephews.

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