Hazel Cox Cornell

Hazel Cox Cornell, age 84, of Troy, went to meet with her Lord on Monday, May 1, 2017.

Mrs. Cornell was born November 11, 1932 in Greenwood, Arkansas, the daughter of Deulon Dewey and Lela Mae Armour Cox.

She was a former log auditor in the transportation industry and a member of Center Cross Baptist Church. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed working outside in her beautiful flowers .

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence E. Cornell.

She is survived by three sons: John Miller of AR, Josh Willbanks and wife Jody of AR, Eddie Cornell and wife Peggy of Troy; three daughters: Diana Ruth of AR, Patsy Mecum and husband Phillip of MO, Jeannine Lantz and husband Bruce of NC; nine grandchildren: Adam Cornell of NC, Heath Ruth of AR, Matt Ruth and wife Britney of AR, Mark Ruth of AR, Ann Ruth of AR, Dawn Ruth Miller and husband Clyde of AR, Leaoriea Ruth of AR, Emma Davis of MO, Esther Christianson of CA; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Eddie and Peggy Cornell.

Services will be private.

Pugh-Troy Funeral Home is serving the Cornell Family.