Marjorie Ann (Cox) Rothwell, age 72, passed away peacefully January 14, 2020 due to Alzheimer’s disease. She was born July 3, 1947 in Zanesville Ohio to the late Lester P. Cox and Lavonna (Mcknight) Phillips.
She married John Lindon Rothwell on January 27, 1967 who preceded her in death in 2013. She is also preceded in death by her great grandchild Vince-Lawren.
Margie was a homemaker, and a member of the Cambridge Church of Christ. She dearly loved her family and was happiest at family gatherings. She also enjoyed volunteering at the elementary school, the Byesville Senior Center and was a loyal member to the MHS band booster club for many years.
She is survived by her children Margie Rothwell, Brenda (Jim) Lucas, and stepsons Thomas (Theresa) Rothwell, Martin (Linda) Rothwell, and John Rothwell Jr and her brother Tim (Diane) Cox; grandchildren include Sarah, Emily, and Joseph Nicholson, Candace (Jordan) Ressler, and Elle Mooney. Great grandchildren , Samuel Mounts and Xavier Sickles.
Calling hours will be held Friday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Black-Epperson Funeral Home, Byesville with services to follow at 1:00 p.m. Burial will be in Northwood Cemetery.
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