Jean Cox-Lovell, a long-time resident of Farmington, New Mexico, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022. She passed of complications due to COPD and heart disease. She was 90 years old.
Jean loved to entertain, especially preparing holiday meals for family and friends. She enjoyed her flower garden consisting of roses, daffodils and tulips. Jean was an avid golfer and once made a hole-in-one. She enjoyed travel, one of her fondest memories was a trip to Hawaii with her sisters. Jean played the piano and her children remember waking up to Flight of the Bumble Bee on many mornings. Jean was also a very successful real estate broker, having achieved the status of Realtor of the Year, Director of the San Juan County Board of Realtors, and belonging to the Multi-Million Dollar real estate club.
Jean was born to the late Margaret Elmira McInnis and Henry Bascom Sager, in Collbran, Colorado. She is survived by her daughter, Melanie Anne Wright and her grandsons Bobby Wright, Osmond Wright, William Yeager and Danny Yeager. She was preceded in death by her son George Frank Yeager, and her husbands William George Yeager (passed from alcoholism), Milton Terry (passed of a heart attack), Bob Cox (passed of liver cancer) and Derl Lovell (passed of leukemia). Jean's last husband Derl, was the love of her life. May she dance eternally with her beloved son George and husband Derl.
The funeral home in charge of arrangements is: Cope Memorial Chapel of Farmington, 404 W. Arrington Street, Farmington, NM 87401.
A Memorial Service is being held on Saturday, May 7, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 865North Dustin Avenue., Farmington, NM 87401.