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Martha "Frankie" Frances (Malone) Cox

November 17, 1948 ~ November 17, 2021 (age 73)


Martha “Frankie” Frances Cox, 73, of Elkhorn, Kentucky, daughter of the late Willie Malone and Sarah Minor was born November 17th, 1948, in Sonora, raised in Glendale, and departed this life on Wednesday, November 17th, 2021, at Norton’s Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.

She was married to Steve W. Cox in April 1984, and he preceded her in death on January 18th, 2018.

Frankie professed her faith in Christ and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Campbellsville.

Frankie attended Campbellsville University and Columbian Institute where she received many degrees. She received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She was a certified paralegal and obtained a degree in Juvenile Delinquency.  Even though she was “retired” from working she was a full-time mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.  Frankie was the official sexton of Tallow Creek Cemetery.  

Survived by:

Two daughters:  Stephanie Michelle Travis of Lexington; Elecia Mecole Spaulding and her husband, Andrew, of Campbellsville.

One son:  Bobby Clay Dallas Cox of Elkhorn.

Seven grandchildren:  Steven Blade Thompson of Campbellsville; Austin M. Thompson and wife, Brooke, of Campbellsville; Shayne Murphy of Campbellsville; Wesley Murphy, Jr., of Frankfort; Jared Murphy of Frankfort; Deandre Bell of Campbellsville; and Emani Spaulding of Campbellsville.

One great-grandchild:  Jazmyn RyLee Thompson of Campbellsville.

Two brothers:  Bobby Malone of Vine Grove; Curtis Malone and his wife, Charlotte of Franklin, IN.

Two sisters:  Mary Ann Maupin of Owensboro; Betty Jean Derringer and her husband, Rosco, of Acton.

Along with many other family, relatives, and friends.

Besides her parents and her husband, Frankie is preceded in death by one sister:  Barbara Jean Hill.

VISITATION:  Monday, November 22nd, 2021, from 5pm – 8pm EST at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

FUNERAL:  Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021, at 1pm EST at Auberry Funeral Home in downtown Campbellsville.

Burial to follow in Tallow Creek Cemetery.

The staff of Auberry Funeral Home would like to thank the family for entrusting us with the care and arrangements of Mrs. Frankie Cox at our funeral home.  May God bless you during this difficult time.



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November 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Auberry Funeral Home & Cremation Services
503 East Main Street
Campbellsville, KY 42718

Funeral Service
November 23, 2021

1:00 PM
Auberry Funeral Home & Cremation Services
503 East Main Street
Campbellsville, KY 42718

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