Sylvia ‘‘Toby’’ Lavell Cox

Sylvia ‘‘Toby’’ Lavell Cox died Oct. 11, 2014 at the age of 79. She was born Jan. 10, 1935 on the Lavell Homestead in North Fork. She graduated from Sierra High School, and was a North Fork Rancheria of Mono Indians citizen.

She was a homemaker and civic volunteer, and a deacon, elder, and Sunday school teacher at her church.

Mrs. Cox is preceded in death by brothers Burton, Floyd, and Clarence; sisters Anona, Sue and Elizabeth.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Rod of Burnt Ranch; her children David and Dan Haggard, Diane Cox Rubiaco, Arnie and Jack Cox; six grandchildren, and two great grandchildren; and her brother Ross.

Services were previously held. Remembrances can be made in her name to the Alzheimer’s Association.