November 6, 1940 – November 12, 2020
Raymonde Dansereau Cox, age 80, passed away peacefully on November 12, 2020 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC. Raymonde was born on November 06, 1940 in Vercheres, Canada to the late Pierre and Irene Dansereau. She married John Cox in 1971, who preceded her death in 1998.
Raymonde came to the United States in her teenage years and graduated high school in North Arlington, NJ before meeting her late husband who served in the US Army. While stationed in Florida they had a daughter, Stephanie. Raymonde and Stephanie joined John while he was stationed in Germany, and they settled in Johnson City, TN after John retired from the Army. While in Tennessee, Raymonde earned her BA and Master's degrees in Liberal Studies while working in the Biochemistry Department as an
Administrative Assistant for the East Tennessee State University.
Her life was an example of the Bible verse, Ephesians 4:32 - "And be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving one another, just as God also forgave you in Christ." Raymonde attended the Vernon United Methodist Church and was a kind and compassionate woman. Well-loved by her family.
Raymonde relocated in 2006 to Williamston, NC, to spend more time with her brother, sisters, and extended family. She loved taking walks with her dogs, Lucky and Rusty, and spending lots of time with her sisters and brother maintaining their properties, laughing, sharing stories and making memories.
She is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Cox of Johnson City, TN; granddaughters Kinley Headrick and Morgan Headrick; siblings Fernande Silverthorne, Francoise Liuzza, Gisele Dansereau and Pierre Dansereau.
In addition to her parents, Raymonde was preceded in death by her spouse, John Cox, and sisters, Pierrette Picard, Lillian Moog, MarieJean LaRose, Madeline Flynn, Monique Remeika, and Lise Dollbaum.
A Celebration of Life service will be scheduled in the future.
Norman Smith aka "Cook" entered this world on July 25, 1941 in Washington, NC the beloved son of the late William Becton Smith and Julia Smith. He completed his Earthly Journey on Tuesday January 5, 2021 at his home.