CHARLESTON -- Alberta Cox, 76, died July 18, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born Aug. 12, 1929, in Charleston, daughter of the late Nathan and Mary Sutherland Betts, she was a member of Opportunity Church of God in Christ, serving many years as church secretary, missionary and usher, church van driver and on the mother's board. She was president and community servant of the Prayer Bible Band.
Survivors include: one son, Willis Cox Jr. of Charleston; one daughter, Thelma Cox of Kansas City; and two grandchildren.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. until time for services at noon Saturday at Opportunity Church of God in Christ in Charleston. Steve Betts will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.
Williams Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.