Neida Doris Cox was born in Cottle County, Texas to Emory Cox and Carrie Lucile Wise. She loved to quilt, sew, work puzzles and fish. She was also an avid board game player and enjoyed traveling the county in her Winnebago. She loved Jesus and drove herself to church every week.
Neida was preceded in death by her parents, her daughter, Veda Thayer Adams, her husbands, Ralph Thayer and Carson McKaskle, her siblings, Lillian Hargrove, Lucille Duncan, Charles Cox, Betty McKinney, Emory Cox, Frances Dilley and James Cox.
She is survived by her children, Fred and Judy Thayer of Floydada, Carrie Welty of Brownwood, son-in law Larry Adams of Fredricksburg. ; two step-sons, Lyndel Fletcher and Kerry Fletcher of Big Spring; 14 grandchildren and 35 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Riffle of Missouri and Becky Campbell of Tennessee; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the First United Methodist Church, Floydada. Interment will follow at Carr’s Chapel Cemetery. Services are under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home of Floydada.