Crystal Jewell Suttles Cox

Crystal Jewell Suttles Cox, 82, passed away on November 25, 2019 at her home in Oak Ridge, Tenn.

She was born June 2, 1937 in Dayton and attended church at Open Door Fellowship in Spring City and Milestone Soloway in Oak Ridge, Tenn. Crystal loved animals especially dogs. She enjoyed watching game shows and was an avid reader. She genuinely loved her church family and attending church activities. She survived spinal meningitis as a child and later lived with a Parkinson’s diagnosis for several years prior to her passing. She was always reading and researching new ways to help with the disease including homeopathic remedies.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Tony Mac Cox; mother and father, Earl and Missouri Caraway Suttles; sisters, Juanita Suttles Smith, Norma Suttles Thurman and Jane Volena Crawley; brothers, John Tillman Suttles and James Suttles; daughter, Christy Harris (Brad) Allen; grandchildren, Cameron and Autumn Chester, Blake Sattler, Abby Sattler; great-grandchildren, Caydin Chipman, Roman Chester, Stanton Chester and Bailee Chester; brothers, Bobby Joe Suttles, Paul Henry Suttles, and Earl Suttles Jr.; several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and great great nieces and nephews; her best friend of over 40 years, Lee Creasman; and her caregiver for five years, Donna Wilkerson.

Visitation will be Monday, Dec. 2, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon EST in the Chapel of Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home in Dayton with the funeral to follow at 12 noon.

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Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.