January 14, 1936 - September 15, 2020
Betty Jean (BJ) Howlett Cox age 84, of Hayes, died at the home of her daughter, Micky Nieman in New Milford, Connecticut on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born in Gloucester, Virginia on January 14, 1936., and was predeceased in death by her mother, Virginia Williams, husband and father of her children, Raymond E. Howlett, son, Michael Howlett, a brother Charles Jenkins, and husband Roger Cox Sr. She is survived by her daughter, Micky Nieman (Jerry), four grandchildren, Amy Rodriguez (Zachary), Virginia DiGiacomo, Valerie Allison (Phillip), Raymond Bondranko, six great --grandchildren, Alexandra Rodriguez, Gabriel Rodriguez, Raiden DiGiacomo, Brianna Allison, Sonya Allison, Josephine Allison, one great great-granddaughter, Amara Rose, as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. She is also survived by two special cousins, Eva Tillage and Audrey Parker and special friends, Michael and Earline Nicely. Betty Jean retired from the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Department following more than thirty years of dedicated service as secretary. She was a proud Den mother to a Cub Scout Pack, a Girl Scout Troop Leader and a Pee Wee football Mom who started the first cheer squad for Pee Wee football in Gloucester. Her hobbies included motorcycle riding, listening to Conway Twitty and camping. She was a country music and blue grass enthusiast who was especially fond of Rappahannock Crossing Blue Grass Band. She loved to spend time with her family, especially going roller skating at the Old Mill together every weekend. A graveside service officiated by Reverend Dave Bergeron, will be held 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday September 22, 2020 in Rosewell Memorial Garden Cemetery. In memory of our loved one memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, ww5.komen.org or the Abingdon Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad, PO Box 9, Bena, VA 23018. Services under the direction of Hogg Funeral Home.
Betty Jean (BJ) Howlett Cox age 84, of Hayes, died at the home of her daughter, Micky Nieman in New Milford, Connecticut on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born in Gloucester, Virginia on January 14, 1936., and... View Obituary & Service Information
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