Shyla Cox, 17 - Greenville

Shyla Cox, 17 - Greenville

Shyla Alexus Cox, 17, passed away June 3, 2021, at her home.

Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of Clint Allen and Chasity Love Wilson Cox. Shyla was a Junior at Pickens High School and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving in addition to her parents are two brothers: Jordan Cox and Dylan Cox; one sister: Sacarie Bowerman (Lucas); maternal grandparents: James and Suzanne Upton Wilson; great-grandmother: Shirley Wilson: Aunts and uncles: Ruth, Eugene, Melvin (Donna), Jimmy (Stacey), Ben (Connie), Irma, Norma, and Louie; two nieces: Aria and Aleigha; and one nephew: Adam.

Shyla is predeceased by her paternal grandparents: James and Patricia Powell Cox; and maternal grandfather: Melvin Wilson.

The family will receive friends Monday, June 7, from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at The Howze Mortuary.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, in The Howze Mortuary Chapel. The service will be live-streamed at beginning at 1:50 p.m. Burial will follow in Mountain View Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Meyer Center, 1132 Rutherford Rd., Greenville, SC 29609.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at The Howze Mortuary.

The Howze Mortuary in Travelers Rest is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.