Alma Jean Fox Cohut

    Alma Jean Fox Cohut, age 78 of Wilson’s Mills, passed away Tuesday, July 13, 2021, surrounded by her loving family at WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh.

    Born September 28, 1942 in Harrison County, WV, Jean was the daughter of the late Charles W. Fox and Joppa Lee Ong Fox. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Charles Fox and William Fox (Brenda); and a daughter, Kimberly Kublawi.

    She is survived by her loving husband of 59 and a half years, retired Army Colonel Victor J. Cohut; daughter, Katherine Nylin (Robert) of Smithfield; grandchildren, Kari Baker (Andy) of Wilson’s Mills, Brandon Hickey (Bethany) of Spokane, WA, Kristina Cunningham (Ryan) of Leland, Dylan Hickey of University Place, WA, Kandice Nylin of Smithfield, and Grace Kublawi of Wilson’s Mills; great grandchildren, Ashton, Kobey, Kaden, Riley, Zoey, and Brooklyn; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends.

    The family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at Pinecrest Funeral and Cremation Services of Hope Mills with funeral services to follow at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be held at Lafayette Memorial Park in Fayetteville.

    Jean loved coffee, traveling, her blueberry pancakes, coffee, pies, her family, her dog Baxter, and most of all, her cups of coffee.

    She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew and loved her.

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