Julie Ann Cox, 59, of Van Buren passed away Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at a local hospital. She was an office manager for Jo’s Clean Cars in Van Buren. She was a member of Cliff Terrace Assembly of God Church in Fort Smith. She was preceded in death by mother, Leta (Ming) Griffin.

She is survived by her husband, David Cox of the home; two daughters, Crystal Elliott and husband Alvin of Greenwood and Charley Lovelady of Van Buren; one stepdaughter, Lindsey Cox of Van Buren; one stepson, Jonathan Cox and wife Hannah of Oklahoma City; her father, Clayborn Griffin of Alma; three sisters, Deborah Griffin of Hot Springs, Barbara Deal and husband Gary of Van Buren and Jan Williams and husband Ricky of Mulberry; one brother, John Griffin and wife Aline of Alma; eight grandchildren, Jordyn, Caleb, Abigail, Gracie, Lynli, Mason, Madelynn and Jacob; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was Aug. 22 at Cliff Terrace Assembly of God Church in Fort Smith with burial at New Cemetery in Mulberry under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

Pallbearers were Kent Daniel, William Daniel, Taco Rodriquez, Ron Green, Jimmy Owen and David Wright.

Online tributes: www.ockerfuneralhome.com.