Deborah Cox Royal

October 8, 1952 ~ July 3, 2022 (age 69)


Ms. Deborah Cox Royal, age 69 of Millers Creek passed away Sunday, July 3, 2022 at Forsyth Medical Center.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Deborah was born October 8, 1952 in Ashe County to Clay and Norma Wyatt Cox.  She was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and retired from the United States Postal Service. She loved to travel, animals and her beloved cats.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters Mildred Lyons, Margie Cox.

She is survived by her son; Anthony Royal of Wilkesboro and nephews; Jeff, James, John and Joe Lyons.

Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Human Society of Wilkes P.O. Box 306 North Wilkesboro, NC 28659.

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