Funeral services for Murlene Brown Cox, 67, of Hornbeck, will be held on Wednesday Nov. 26, 2008 at 10 a.m. in the First Baptist Church of Hornbeck with the Rev’s. Gene Goodwin, Leon Manshack and Bill Hines officiating.  Burial will follow in the Prewitt’s Chapel Cemetery in Hornbeck under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.

 Friends may call from 3 p.m. Tuesday Nov. 25, until time of service Wednesday in the church.

 Mrs. Cox passed away Friday Nov.21, in the St. Francis Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria.

 She was a native and lifelong resident of Hornbeck.  She was a homemaker, and member of the First Baptist Church in Hornbeck.  She was a 1960 graduate of Florien High School and a past member of the Order of the Eastern Star in Hornbeck.

 Mrs. Cox was preceded in death by her husband – Carl Cox.

 She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law – Robert & Mary Cox of Amarillo, Texas; her daughter – Rebecca Cox of Hornbeck; her brother and sister-in-law – Kenneth & Barbara Brown of Haughton; and a host of nieces and nephews.

 Services are under the direction of the Labby Memorial Funeral Home in Leesville.

 Words of comfort may be extended to the Cox family at