Lillian Cox

Obituary of Lillian Rachel Cox

Mrs. Lillian Rachel Clem Cox, age 87 of Portland, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at Richland Place Senior Living in Portland, Tennessee. Lillian was born on June 18, 1935 in Cheyenne, Oklahoma to the late Clifton and Lillian Reeves Clem.

She is survived by step-sons, Doug (Gretchen) Cox and Chris (Melinda) Cox; daughters, Dianne Messer and Julianne Loeb; sisters, Mae and Sue; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Along with her parents, Lillian was preceded in death by her husband, Merle Cox; sons, Billy Gallion and Phillip Gallion; step-son, Jeff Cox.

No services are scheduled at this time.


Arrangements by Sellars Family Heritage at Portland, 610 N. Broadway Street, Portland, TN 37148. (615)325-5010, obit line (615)325-9725. Online condolences can now be made at 

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