Ganna P. Anikyeyeva, of Leland, died May 19, 2015, at the age of 59.
She was the beloved wife of James Lane Cox Jr. They would have celebrated their twelfth wedding anniversary on June 4. She was born on Aug. 17, 1955, in Azerbaijan, Asia to Vera Anikyeyeva and the late Pavel Anikyeyev.
Ganna worked as a teller in the banking industry for many years and was a member St. Basil the Great Orthodox Greek Church.
She was the loving mother of Inga Andiriiyko and her husband Andrew, Kelly Renee Robbins and her husband Scott and James Lane “Tripp” Cox III and his partner Mary Anita Morgan; cherished grandmother of Ganna and Alexandra Andriiyko and Scarlett and Averry Robbins; and caring sister of Victor Anikieiev and a niece and nephew.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 21, 2015, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, 3915 Oleander Drive, Wilmington. An orthodox funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Friday, May 22, 2015, at St. Basil The Great Orthodox Church, 2166 Kent St., Wilmington. Burial will follow at Saints Mary and Martha Monastery Cemetery, 65 Spinner Lane, Wagener, South Carolina.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral & Cremation Service.
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